Presents - Money Gift Ideas

Obviously Christmas is just around the corner, but there are more than just this celebration requiring some creativity for giving money as a present.

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Adventskranz - Advent wreath

Celebrating with an Advent wreath is a meaningful custom in many Christian traditions on the 4 Sundays before Christmas and an  excellent way for Christian families to keep Christ at the...

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Stuttgarter Weihnachtsmarkt - Christmasmarket

From November 27th until December 23rd, 2019 Stuttgart city is presenting itself with glistening Christmas stalls with beautiful decorated roofs, sparkling lights and a wonderful atmosphere. More than 3.

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National holidays Germany - be prepared

ANOTHER German national holiday - and you forgot to shop? Lets start with IMPORTANT TIPS first: On a national holiday shops, pharmacies, doctors  and government offices are closed - just like on...

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Christmas in Germany - the actual days & traditions

Fröhliche Weihnachten! Merry Christmas! Feliz Navidad! メリクリスマス!Joyeux Noël! Feliz Natal! Buon Natale!  First be aware that the shops close on the 24th at noon (smaller ones) or in the afternoon, as the...

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Advent - time to bake Plätzchen

Plätzchen, Gutsle, Platzerl, Bredle, Brötle,  Läuble, - this is how they call cookies / biscuits in Germany around Christmas or some more specifically Stuttgart.

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Christmas Gardens at the Wilhelma

From 14 November 2019 to 6 January 2020 the Wilhelma will be illuminated - a fantastic winter walk in a dream setting in the Zoological-Botanical Garden!  Here an insight from our...

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