German men can be romantic but it’s likely it’s different than you’re used to. In my 20s I would have considered dating a German guy boring. In my 30s I consider them sexy, so much so that I was with one for 9 1/2 years.

I thought I was doing a decent job of culturally assimilating into Germany – then I used the criteria I use to judge immigrants to Canada on culturally assimilating and realized I failed miserably.

German wedding gifts are similar to wedding gifts that you would find in North America.  Gift certificates and cash being especially popular for couples who have been on their own for a while and have already bought the requisite toaster.  J.P. didn’t want to give cash at the German wedding we recently attended so we

At first glance the reception at German weddings is very similar to wedding receptions in North America.  A nice meal is served, speeches from the bride and groom and the bride and groom’s family are made, and the newlyweds kiss when glasses are clinked with a spoon, but first impressions can be deceiving. Seated at