Tim Gumbert

Tim is the go-to guy when it comes to finding all the gems regarding life as an Expat in Germany. His whole motto is discover Germany on your own and without a roadmap, explore new routes while climbing or mountain biking.

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Coronavirus: Your rights in the event of a trip cancellation and holiday withdrawal

Trip cancellation, withdrawal, high-risk area: what does the corona...

Working time fraud: When is a warning or termination legal in Germany?

In Germany, whether consciously or not, if an employee...

Apply for a job reference: How and when to file a job reference claim in Germany in 2022

In Germany, employees are entitled to a job reference...

Siren warning tests in Bavaria on the 12th of May #Warntag

Siren warning tests will take place throughout Bavaria on Thursday the 12th of May 2022. The sirens start wailing at 11:00 a.m. to test...

Hiking in spring: tour tips from the Fichtelgebirge to the Rhön – 10 of the most beautiful hiking paths in Franconia, Germany

Hiking in Spring in Germany is perfect! The landscape in southern Germany has a lot to offer: white mountain peaks contrast with green meadows,...

Deutsche Bahn is abolishing the partner BahnCard. Get one now before it’s too late!

The Partner BahnCard will be abolished. You have until March 31, 2022 to secure one! Partner BahnCard: Deutsche Bahn is abolishing a discount for BahnCard...

Is keeping cash at home illegal in Germany? What does German law say?

How much cash can you keep at home in Germany? Is there a cap on this? Find out what you need to watch out for. Keeping cash...

Top 10 Viewpoints in Saxon Switzerland Germany in Winter

Saxon Switzerland has some of the best viewpoint in Winter! If you are planning a hike, these 10 viewpoints in Saxon Switzerland should be...

Is this the best banking app for Expats in Germany? o2 Banking in 2022

o2 Banking is offered by the well-known mobile communications brand o2 in cooperation with comdirect. It's similar to N26 or Revolut and focuses largely on mobile banking with the smartphone. The...