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8 ways you know it's summer in Germany

Kate Müser
July 5, 2016

Since the sun doesn't always shine during the summer in Germany, here are other ways to identify the best season of the year.


There are both pros (ice cream) and cons (no window screens) to spending summer in Germany, but it's usually not the weather that lets you know summer has arrived. Click through the gallery above for a few signs of the season.

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