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The Germany Experience

By Shaun Behrens

Life in Germany, as seen through the eyes of outsiders (previously called "Expat Life Germany").

  1. 1.
    Learning about "Mittagsruhe", integrating through a "Kinderladen", and the impact of Brexit (Fiona from the UK)10/26/2020
    59:46
  2. 2.
    Wurst/arsch/schwein idioms, why “Der/Die/Das” is weird, and sitting down to pee in Germany (Ricardo from Brazil & Ivan from Bulgaria)10/19/2020
    56:19
  3. 3.
    Things to know before learning German (Elysse from Elysse Speaks)10/12/2020
    40:08
  4. 4.
    The attraction of Munich, the versatility of “Doch!”, and environmentalism in Germany (Sarah from Canada)10/05/2020
    54:19
  5. 5.
    German youth words of 2020 (Nina from Germany) 09/28/2020
    36:24
  6. 6.
    Germany and climate change (Patrick Niedermayer from Germany)09/21/2020
    55:36
  7. 7.
    BONUS - Recent German history, and escaping East Berlin by pretending to be a swan (Emma from the USA)09/18/2020
    7:36
  8. 8.
    Emma dances here (Emma from the USA)09/14/2020
    34:32
  1. 9.
    Everything changes all the time: finding your place in Germany (Shaked from Israel)09/07/2020
    49:36
  2. 10.
    RERUN: Living abroad teaches us the power of connections (Anna from Canada)09/01/2020
    47:58
  3. 11.
    RERUN: Discussing German stereotypes with Nicole from The Expat Cast08/24/2020
    39:57
  4. 12.
    RERUN: Teaching English, Learning Languages, and Raising Bilingual Children in Germany (Lori from USA)08/17/2020
    33:40
  5. 13.
    An update on my hospital visit, and audio logs from my hospital room08/12/2020
    13:50
  6. 14.
    German culture: The top 10 selling musical artists in Germany (Craig from Scotland)08/03/2020
    47:04
  7. 15.
    African abroad (Tania from Kenya)07/27/2020
    46:13
  8. 16.
    Sandals and socks, making friends with Germans, and "selfishly" staying in Germany (Amy from the USA)07/20/2020
    41:26
  9. 17.
    Just a diplomatic spouse (Alexandra from Romania)07/13/2020
    46:20
  10. 18.
    Singing schlager music in Germany, and misogyny in the music industry (Sarah Jane Scott from the USA)07/06/2020
    51:51
  11. 19.
    A southern liberal in Germany, running a coffee shop, and casual German racism (Christy from the USA)06/29/2020
    42:13
  12. 20.
    Trilingualism, switching between languages, and Italian words adopted by German (Carmen from Italy)06/22/2020
    52:07
  13. 21.
    The 5 phases of culture shock (Beth from the USA)06/15/2020
    43:46
  14. 22.
    Broken systems, turning points, and racism in Germany (Jessica from Germany)06/09/2020
    33:55
  15. 23.
    One year anniversary live stream - recorded 29th May 202005/30/2020
    33:10
  16. 24.
    You go me on the cookie! (Dana Newman from Wanted Adventure)05/25/2020
    54:57
  17. 25.
    Seven months as an exchange student in Germany (Montana Showalter from the USA)05/18/2020
    38:14
  18. 26.
    Learning German with apps, and working in the video games industry (Thomas from the UK)05/11/2020
    43:31
  19. 27.
    Traveling with teenagers, and interrupted travel plans (Linda from the USA)05/04/2020
    36:56
  20. 28.
    German culture: The top 10 grossing German movies (Dominik from the Ach! podcast)04/28/2020
    36:53
  21. 29.
    Homebrewing beer (Greg & Brigida)04/23/2020
    12:15
  22. 30.
    From USA to Germany, California style (Greg from USA and Brigida from Germany)04/21/2020
    44:36
  23. 31.
    BONUS - Poetry in Berlin, feminism, and diversity (Deenara from Russia) 04/13/2020
    16:30
  24. 32.
    Some German idioms (Steph Fuccio from USA) 04/06/2020
    36:28
  25. 33.
    Dealing with depression in Germany (Deenara from Russia)03/30/2020
    43:34
  26. 34.
    Being a TV anchor, online weirdos, and stereotypes about Russian women (Daria from Russia)03/23/2020
    39:20
  27. 35.
    Coronavirus and COVID-19 in Germany (with Nicole from The Expat Cast and Steph from Geopats)03/16/2020
    41:38
  28. 36.
    Leaving Germany after a decade (Natalie from the UK)03/09/2020
    38:42
  29. 37.
    Finding yourself in a second language: language and identity (Steph from Germany)03/02/2020
    40:32
  30. 38.
    Moving after 40, sensationalist media, and loneliness in Germany (Klaus from Brazil) 02/23/2020
    34:57
  31. 39.
    A German experiences the Ausländerbehörde (Nina from Germany) 02/21/2020
    11:51
  32. 40.
    Carnival/Fasching in Germany: "pomp and splendor" (Nina from Germany)02/17/2020
    33:46
  33. 41.
    A serial expat in Germany (Amy from Canada)02/09/2020
    42:51
  34. 42.
    Motivated to adapt by painful social moments (Sindy from Hong Kong)02/02/2020
    39:34
  35. 43.
    Announcement: Renaming the show to The Germany Experience from 1 February 202001/27/2020
    2:52
  36. 44.
    Classic German movies: Loriot's Pappa Ante Portas01/20/2020
    24:34
  37. 45.
    SOFA status, growing a thicker skin, and tracking a stolen phone with the Polizei (Audrey & Zach from USA)01/12/2020
    59:12
  38. 46.
    Making German candy, learning German history, and growing up as a third culture kid in Bavaria (Travis J. Dow)01/04/2020
    1:01:31
  39. 47.
    FEGEPADFO Charity Challenge - Final Wrap-Up01/03/2020
    2:13
  40. 48.
    Missing holiday traditions from home, making new traditions, and fireworks on New Year's Eve12/23/2019
    23:15
  41. 49.
    Unhappy in Germany (S from India)12/15/2019
    53:14
  42. 50.
    The German Freelance Visa (James from LiveWorkGermany.com)12/07/2019
    36:29
  43. 51.
    How Germany changed us (Jibran from Pakistan)12/02/2019
    41:19
  44. 52.
    A Berliner, a Hamburger, a Neapolitan, and a world citizen (Liliana from Italy)11/19/2019
    42:33
  45. 53.
    Being far from family when losing someone, making friends through team sports, and security in Germany (Rafael from Brazil)11/03/2019
    42:00
  46. 54.
    Discussing German stereotypes with Nicole from The Expat Cast10/20/2019
    41:51
  47. 55.
    Being an English-Speaking Writer in Germany, Bringing a Pet to Germany, and "The God Queen" (Mari from USA)10/12/2019
    36:58
  48. 56.
    The "Why" Has to be Right (Vlad from Romania)10/06/2019
    37:52
  49. 57.
    Article 116 (Michael from USA)09/29/2019
    31:29
  50. 58.
    parkrun Germany09/22/2019
    27:08
  51. 59.
    Defining "Expat"09/15/2019
    26:37
  52. 60.
    BONUS: Social Media and Expats, Charity Work as an Expat, and Friends Moving On09/11/2019
    12:57
  53. 61.
    Living Abroad Teaches Us the Power of Connections (Anna from Canada)09/04/2019
    50:06
  54. 62.
    Finding and Getting a Job In Germany08/27/2019
    1:12:42
  55. 63.
    Through the Eyes of a Newly-Arrived Expat (Sarah From Syria, Canada, et al)08/12/2019
    38:00
  56. 64.
    Tim From France - Not So Far From Home08/06/2019
    47:19
  57. 65.
    The E-Scooterpocalypse & Feeling Dumb in Germany07/29/2019
    16:51
  58. 66.
    Natalie from Australia - From the Outback to Europe07/24/2019
    50:17
  59. 67.
    Shannon from USA - Church Bells and Bicycles07/16/2019
    29:47
  60. 68.
    Arvi From India - Founding a Startup in Germany07/09/2019
    33:34
  61. 69.
    Lori From USA - Teaching English, Learning Languages, and Raising Bilingual Children in Germany07/01/2019
    34:46
  62. 70.
    BONUS: How Sarah Almost Got Scammed07/01/2019
    20:54
  63. 71.
    Don't Get Scammed + IamExpat.de Round-Up With Abi06/25/2019
    21:55
  64. 72.
    The Essential Book for New Expats in Germany06/18/2019
    41:22
  65. 73.
    Noor From Pakistan - Don't Forget Your 'Gungs06/11/2019
    41:29
  66. 74.
    Dwight From Australia - Controlling the Transmission06/04/2019
    40:57
  67. 75.
    My Expat Story05/28/2019
    17:52
  68. 76.
    The Germany Experience Trailer05/19/2019
    1:22

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