Types of famous german bread
Sunflower seeds in dark rye bread (Sonnenblumenkernbrot)
Roasted onions in light wheat-rye bread (Zwiebelbrot)
Flaxseed Bread (Leinsamenbrot)
Poppy seeds (Mohnbrot)
Black bread (Mischbrot)
Spelled bread (Dinkelbrot)
Spezi soft drink
What is a Spezi?
For a Spezi you need a bottle of Coke (regular cola) and a
bottle of Fanta (Fanta normal). Both bottles should be cold.
You should also have a small ice cubes and slice of lemon.
Then take a large glass and gives a few ice cubes into it. You
fill it halfway with coke and the other half with Fanta. The
small slice of lemon concludes it.
The invention of currywurst is attributed to Herta
Heuwer in Berlin in 1949 after she obtained
ketchup, Worcestershire sauce and curry powder from
British soldiers. She mixed these ingredients with other
spices and poured it over grilled pork sausage. Heuwer
started selling the cheap but filling snack at a street stand in
the Charlottenburg district of Berlin where it became popular
with construction workers rebuilding the devastated city. She
patented her sauce, called Chillup, in 1951. At its height the
stand was selling 10,000 servings per week. She later opened
a small restaurant which operated until 1974.
Heide park resort
The Heide Park Resort is a theme park in Lower
Saxony, Germany. With an overall area of over 850,000 m²
(210 acres), it is one of the biggest German amusement
parks and the biggest in Northern Germany. The site of the
park originally belonged to the wildlife park Heidenhof, which
was named after the chapel that was built there in 1350.
One of the main attractions is Colossos, a wooden roller
coaster. The latest attraction is the dive coaster "KRAKE". It
is Germany's first dive coaster and reaches a maximum of 6G
positive during the ride.
Europa-Park is the largest theme park in Germany and the
second most popular theme park resort in Europe, following
Disneyland Paris. Europa-Park host dozens of events
throughout the summer season. The biggest of these include
the Midsummer Party, when the theme park hosts a fireworks
display and is open until midnight. Horror Nights – starring
Marc Terenzi, takes place through October evenings and
features a range of halloween horror mazes, rides and shows.
For the last week of the main season, the park hosts a daily
firework show and music production.
Movie Park Germany
The Movie Park is a theme park with real movie studios
in Bottrop-Kirchhellen. Germany
The park was opened in June 1996 as "Warner Bros. Movie
World Germany" on the former location of the
"Traumlandpark" amusement park, which had already replaced
an earlier attraction called "Märchenwald". During the time
from 1992 to 1993, a short lived theme park called "Bavaria
Filmpark" existed in this location as well.
Movie Park Germany features many live shows as well as a 4-D
Phantasialand is a theme park located in Brühl , 10 km from
Cologne in Germany .
The park is divided into several zones and varied themes:
Deep In Africa
The Autostadt is a visitor attraction adjacent to the
Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg, Germany. Autostadt
attracts around 2 million visitors a year. It is very popular
because of the ultra modern architecture it features in each
building. Extensive use is made of water and vegetation
between the pavilions and mounds of earth covered in grass
are located in the grounds. Modern design is not just
incorporated into the pavilions but also into the furniture
such as benches and chairs. focus on automobiles.
The Babelsberg Film Studio, located in Potsdam-Babelsberg,
Germany, is the oldest large-scale film studio in the world.
Founded in 1912, it covers an area of about 25,000 square
metres (270,000 sq. ft.).
From 1933 to 1945, around 1,000 feature films were made in
the studios and on the studio lot. Under the direction of
Hitler's propaganda chief Joseph Goebbels, the studio
churned out hundreds of films including Leni Riefenstahl's
openly propagandistic Triumph of the Will.
The Berlin Zoological is the oldest and best known zoo in Germany.
Opened in 1844 it covers 34 hectares (84 acres) and is located in
Berlin's Tiergarten. With almost 1,500 different species and
around 19,500 animals the zoo presents the most comprehensive
collection of species in the world.
During World War II, the zoo area was completely destroyed and
only 91 of 3,715 animals survived, including two lions, two hyenas,
an Asian bull elephant, a hippo bull, ten hamadryas baboons, a
chimpanzee and a black stork. By the end of the war, the zoo was
fortified with the Zoo Tower, a huge Flak tower that was one of
the last remaining areas of German resistance against the Red
Army, with its bunkers and anti-aircraft weapons defending
against allied air forces
Car manufacturer locations
• Volkswagen - Wolfsburg, Lower Saxony, Germany
• BMW - Munich, Bavaria, Germany
• Mercedes-Benzes - Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg,
• Audi-Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany
• Opel-Rüsselsheim, Hesse, Germany