German Culture @ BellaOnline German Culture And More. Welcome to your guide to Germany, and the culture and traditions of German speaking countries. From castles, customs, cuisine, yes there is one, to present day life, history, arts, language, facts, festivals and travel. en-us Copyright 2018 All Rights Reserved. Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:53:52 EST 240 German Culture @ BellaOnline Germany and its Storks Storks are among Germany's favorite wildlife. Harbingers of Spring, bringer of babies, stars of myth, superstition and a "theme route", their return to nests on cliff-ledges, rooftops, chimneys and purpose-built towers, after a winter in warmer climates, is reason to celebrate. Thu, 7 Mar 2013 02:47:47 EST Easter in Germany - Coloring Eggs Coloring eggs to trim homes, gardens, wells and fountains has been an Easter tradition in German speaking countries for centuries. Easter Markets fill with decorated eggs but it's the custom, and more fun, to "Do it Yourself". Great presents anytime of the year, here's an easy "How To". Wed, 4 Apr 2012 01:11:11 EST Streetwise German - Some German Idioms "Alles in grünen Bereich" - Everything in the green area. No it doesn't mean an area/building in varied shades of green, but that "Everything is under is OK". One of many German expressions that sound bizarre, are fun to know, have shaped the language, and are heard every day. Wed, 21 Mar 2012 03:43:21 EST