FUN FACTS ABOUT GERMANY

Flag of Germany

Fun fact about Germany #1

Hans Riegel invented the Gummy bears.

Fun fact about Germany #2

The most popular German surname is Müller

Fun fact about Germany #3

There are over 1,000 kinds of sausages

Fun fact about Germany #4

In German, “thanks” means no i don't want

Fun fact about Germany #5

McDonald's serve beer in Germany

Fun fact about Germany #6

Berlin's Zoologischer Garten is the most species-rich zoo in the world

Fun fact about Germany #7

All shops are closed on Sundays. Sundays are there to relax.

Fun fact about Germany #8

65% of the autobahn (highway) doesn't have any speed limits

Fun fact about Germany #9

Germany has with 82 million people the largest population in the EU

Fun fact about Germany #10

Germany is known as ‘the land of poets and thinkers'

Fun fact about Germany #11

It is tradition to watch Dinner for one at New Year's Eve

Fun fact about Germany #12

The famous Oktoberfest does not start in October

Fun fact about Germany #13

The capital of Berlin has more bridges than Venice

Fun fact about Germany #14

The first printed book was in German

Fun fact about Germany #15

There are more than 150 castles in Germany

Fun fact about Germany #16

College is free for everyone

Fun fact about Germany #17

Drinking alcohol in public is legal in Germany

Fun fact about Germany #18

The inventors of Adidas and Puma were brothers

Fun fact about Germany #19

The name for Germany in the German language is "Deutschland"

Fun fact about Germany #20

Franz Beckenbauer Nickname is “Der Kaiser”

Fun fact about Germany #21

Hamburgers got their name from the city Hamburg

Fun fact about Germany #22

Freiburg is the warmest city in Germany

Fun fact about Germany #23

The Chancellor Angela Merkel has her own Barbie doll

Fun fact about Germany #24

Showing the middle finger is illegal in Germany

Fun fact about Germany #25

Germans make cake with Fanta. It's called "Fantakuchen"

Fun fact about Germany #26

In Germany most taxis are Mercedes

Fun fact about Germany #27

There are over 60 beer gardens in Munich

Fun fact about Germany #28

Albert Einstein married his cousin

Fun fact about Germany #29

Prostitution is legal in Germany

Fun fact about Germany #30

Berlin is 9 times larger than Paris