Easter Traditions

26 Mar

Are you interested in German Easter traditionsย ? If you’d just like to try some typical pastry, you’ll find a recipe here.

typical decorations in the streets of Hildburghausen

typical decorations in the streets of Hildburghausen


Posted by on March 26, 2013 in Festivals, Germany, Traditions


7 responses to “Easter Traditions

  1. Axelle 6B France

    March 26, 2013 at 8:30 pm

    Are they real chocolate eggs?

  2. MrsU

    March 26, 2013 at 8:53 pm

    No, Axelle, they aren’t chocolate eggs. The orange one is a real hard-boiled egg, all the others used to decorate fountains are plastic. ๐Ÿ˜‰ If those decorations were made of chocolate, they wouldn’t survive until Easter ๐Ÿ˜‰

  3. heloise 6eD France

    March 27, 2013 at 7:01 pm

    this tradition is beautiful and fun!
    Did you create this decoration in town?

  4. Marie-France

    March 28, 2013 at 5:16 pm

    The little snow bunny is very cute ๐Ÿ˜‰
    Is Hidburghausen always decorated for Easter?

    The colourful balconies bring joy and happiness, don’t they? Winter is so long this year ๐Ÿ˜ฆ

  5. Georg Germany

    March 28, 2013 at 7:07 pm

    Heloise, we have to admit that we didn’t create those colourful decorations…just the snow bunny…doing things like that is one of Mrs U’s hobbies ๐Ÿ˜‰
    Every year volunteers from clubs, institutions and companies – mostly women – decorate the fountains of the towns and villages here. Of course, people also decorate their front yards, putting eggs into trees and bushes. Have a look at the photos of this article ๐Ÿ˜‰ You can find that tree decorated with 10,030 eggs in Saalfeld… ๐Ÿ™‚ Unbelievable, isn’t it?

  6. Marie-France

    March 28, 2013 at 8:06 pm

    Wow! That’s what I call celevrating Easter ๐Ÿ™‚ Incredible, out of this world ๐Ÿ™‚ I’m flabbergasted ๐Ÿ™‚

  7. Giovanna

    March 28, 2013 at 10:44 pm

    Congratulations. It’s the most ‘countable’ Easter tree I have ever seen ๐Ÿ˜‰ !


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