The Christmas holiday in Germany begins December and ends on the On the (Christmas Eve), most Germans work a half day and shops are open until the early afternoon. Gifts are usually opened on the evening of the Christmas day is a little different.
travel accessories that will prepare you for anything." A great list to get you started. While I won't be needing the first 6 for my next trip, I always pack a multipurpose tool in my checked luggage. More on that in another pin (see the SwissCard).