Being British in Bavaria
An irregular look at life in Bayern - through British eyes. One of the most important things to keep is your sense of humour if you're an expat -particularly if you live in Germany. I hope this comes through in my blog.
tags: British and German humour.
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Germans are bound by the fattest rule book in the world. No... Posted on 21/02/2013
Even if it's not verboten, don't push your luck too far... Fasching passed uneventfully this year, though not without the usual pain and discomfort. Most Germans must have heaved... Read more
Why do I have to mispronounce my name to make myself... Posted on 01/09/2012
Sinking? Thinking? With Germans you can never be too sure......There are so many things I love about living in Bavaria: The extremes in climate (ice-cold winters, sizzling-hot summers),... Read more
How the Germans can drink you under the table - and still... Posted on 13/09/2010
In Bavaria all the best things come duplicate... With the Oktoberfest just a few days away what better to talk about than Bavarians and their beer habits.I’ve always marvelled how the... Read more
Being British in Bavaria - and holiday after holiday! Posted on 30/08/2010
When asked what I like most about living in Germany I smile gleefully and say it’s the endless holidays. 30 days statutory holiday and some 12 public days off (compared to 8 in the UK... Read more
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