100 Interesting Facts About Germany

I could only think of ten things about Germany that are German!

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1. Germans are the second biggest beer consumers in the world after the Czechs!

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2. Therefore, I need to mention that in Bavaria, beer is considered food.

3. The youngest billionaire in Germany is the German Prince Albert II von Thurn und Taxis right here in Regensburg!

4. At the moment, Germany is Europe’s strongest economy

5. There are 1,300 breweries in Germany with over 5,000 different variations of beer.

6. During WWI, Germany was the first country to start using Daylight Savings

7. Apparently, Germany was one of the last countries to ban smoking indoors in restaurants and the workplace because government officials were afraid to imitate Nazi officials who looked down upon smoking.

8. There is over 300 different kinds of bread

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9. The Wittelbachs ruled Bavaria for 738 years

10. 65% of the Autobahn doesn’t have a speed limit

11. The world’s first Green party was established…

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