25 German Snacks, Reviewed By Brits

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25 German Snacks, Reviewed By Brits

Featuring Spreewaldhof gherkins, Milch Schnitte, and Hanuta. Hi! I (Tabatha) and my workmate Matt are visiting Germany from the UK. We went to a supermarket with our German colleagues and bought…everything. 1. Milch-Schnitte Matt Tucker / BuzzFeed Matt Tucker / BuzzFeed   Matt: “I think I’d be addicted to these if I lived here.”Tabatha: “This […]

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You Know Hansel And Gretel, But Did You Realize They’re What Inspired These?

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You Know Hansel And Gretel, But Did You Realize They're What Inspired These?

Gingerbread houses are a huge part of the holiday season, but have you ever wondered where exactly the idea came from? Gingerbread first became a tradition in Nuremberg, Germany, after it was introduced to Europe during the Crusades in the 11th century. Monks began baking “lebkuchen” cookies in the 14th century. They quickly became a […]

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Meet Hans Schmidt: The Only Priest In History To Be Sentenced To Death

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Meet Hans Schmidt: The Only Priest In History To Be Sentenced To Death

The Catholic church has not been without controversy in the last few decades, but so far there has only been one priest in the United States that has been executed for his crimes. Hans Schmidt was not accused of sleeping with children, but he did illegally marry, and proceeded to brutally murder his lover while […]

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I Wish I Could Talk To The Last Survivors Of These 12 Famous Historical Events.

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I Wish I Could Talk To The Last Survivors Of These 12 Famous Historical Events.

Hopefully we all get to experience history being made at some point in our lives. However, we can only wish that we’ll see as much as these 12 last survivors of famous historical events. How cool would it be to hang out with #6?! I would have so many questions.  1.) Voyages of Captain Cook. […]

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