Christmas is a season with many traditional customs the world over. In Germany, people get into the seasonal spirit by visiting one of the many Christmas markets. Mulled wine and roasted almonds are among the specialties sold there.
Every year in Germany, the Christkind, a childlike angel, arrives, and with it, Christmas markets and festive spirits. Germany is known the world over for its Christmas traditions. How well do you know them?
Who invented the Advent wreath? How did Christmas markets start? Why do some German children believe the "Christ Child" is the one who brings presents? Find out here.
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