funny-facts-about-germany

Beer

  1. Germans are the second largest beer consumers in the world, after the Irish (of course).
  2. Beer is officially considered a food in Bavaria.
  3. Michael Ballack does not like beer.

    Source: http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/news/624/cpsprodpb/4EE6/production/_89389102_gettyimages-523195256.jpg
    Source: http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/news/624/cpsprodpb/4EE6/production/_89389102_gettyimages-523195256.jpg

Bread

  1. There are over 300 kinds of bread in Germany.
  2. There are also bread museums.

    Source: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/c/c7/Korb_mit_Br%C3%B6tchen.JPG/220px-Korb_mit_Br%C3%B6tchen.JPG
    Source: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/c/c7/Korb_mit_Br%C3%B6tchen.JPG/220px-Korb_mit_Br%C3%B6tchen.JPG

Oktoberfest

  1. While it is called Oktoberfest, it actually starts in September.
  2. The first Oktoberfest was a wedding celebration for Prince Ludwig of Bavaria.

    Source:https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/89/M%C3%BCnchen,_L%C3%B6wenbr%C3%A4u-Festhalle,_Oktoberfest_2012_(03).jpg
    Source:https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/89/M%C3%BCnchen,_L%C3%B6wenbr%C3%A4u-Festhalle,_Oktoberfest_2012_(03).jpg

Car & Roads 

  1. 65% of the Autobahn (highway) has no speed limit.
  2. Most taxis in Germany are Mercedes.

    German Autobahn
    German Autobahn

 

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