Mainz Local Customs

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    little "fuzzballs" in the Stadtpark
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  • sinners and saints
    sinners and saints
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Most Viewed Local Customs in Mainz

  • 1. cultural diversity

    Mainz - like most of western Germany - offers a bewildering array of cultural options. Yes, the Germans do like the exotic and the erotic - their attitude toward matters sexual could be called open...

  • 2. carnival

    Don't miss to visit Mainz at carnival! There are lots of parades, the biggest one on Rosenmontag - the canival's monday! On Schillerplatz you find the carnival's fountain - in the form of a fool's...

  • 3. wine growing estates

    The area around Mainz is a wine-growing area, so if you're intrested why not drive into the 'Hinterland' in order to have a look at all the vineyards or even to try and buy some wines. I guess for...

  • 4. No Foreign Languages Spoken

    When coming to Germany, especially the smaller towns and cities, try to learn some German first. You'll find it extremely useful as most people have very little...

  • 5. The flowers that bloom in the. . . winter?

    January 2007 - just a few days after New Year's - and flowers are in bloom in sunny areas in Mainz. Winter flowers perhaps, but it is still rather remarkable....

  • 6. Do you speak English ?

    One of the main concerns we had in Germany especially Mainz is if anyone there can speak English. We had thought that only German are spoken outside the Main...


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