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Articles, information, and links about traveling to or in German-speaking countries.
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German Phrases
Useful German Phrases When Travelling.

Course Newsletter: Travel German
Planning a trip to Germany, Austria, or German Switzerland? This special Travel German course will help you prepare. You'll learn the essential German vocabulary and key phrases that will help you get more from your trip. Each week for six weeks you'll receive a new lesson.

German for Travelers: The Basics
An article on basic German travel vocabulary from your Guide.

English-German Travel Glossary
An annotated English-to-German travel lexicon from your Guide.

Essential German - On One Page
Don't have time to learn German? You know you need to know a few basics, but you're a busy person. Here's some help. A one-page “phrasebook” for people in a hurry.

Fotogalerie - German Photo Gallery
Take a virtual tour of Austria and Germany in our special photo gallery for German. Features scenic and cultural photographs of many places in German-speaking Europe.

Driving Glossary: Traffic Signs
If you're planning to drive in Europe you should make sure that you know what the traffic signs mean. Most European traffic signs are uniform throughout the continent and they usually communicate via symbols and graphics, but there are also situations where knowing German is important. With a self-scoring quiz.

Euro & Money Glossary German-English
The euro (€) and other money-related vocabulary. The euro went into circulation in Austria, Germany, and 10 other countries on January 1, 2002.

German Menu/Dining Guide
A menu and dining guide with words and expressions that are likely to be encountered on a typical menu (die Speisekarte) in Austria, Germany or Switzerland. Part of Lektion 13 - Essen und Trinken (German for Beginners).

German Weather Glossary
How to understand a weather forecast and talk about the weather... in German.

German for Beginners
Our free online course is perfect for Europe-bound travelers who know little or no German, or those who need to brush up 0n a hurry. No book required and you can start any time.

Germany for Visitors - About.com
All you need to know about German travel and vacations.

Medical Vocabulary - English-German
German words and phrases related to medical treatment, diseases and injuries. What to tell the German doctor or pharmacist when you're not feeling well.

Europe for Visitors - About.com
A European vacation travel guide from About Guide James Martin.

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