Author: Stefan

Frankfurt Holbenstieg

9 things I learned after moving to Frankfurt

Moving to Germany? Wanting to avoid awkward situations like being told to leave that sauna because you are wearing a swimming costume, being yelled at for crossing the road or the stress of trying to buy food on a Sunday. Here’s an English expat guide to things I wish someone had told me before I moved to Frankfurt.

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Post-Unification and Beyond to a Modern Germany

In the lead-up to reunification and the first all-German elections two months later, German chancellor Helmut Kohl had promised people on both sides a “blooming landscape” in the East within five years, and a country in which, “Things won’t be worse for anybody, and will be much better for many.”

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