Posts Tagged ‘Germany’

Allemagne : douze points

2011-09-03

Germany vs. Australia — where to live? :-/

DE 1:0 AU “Beipackzettel” with medicines obligatory
DE 0:1 AU Shop opening times
DE 1:0 AU Level of political culture
DE 0:1 AU Level of shopping culture (checkouts)
DE 0:1 AU Civilized getting on/off of public transport
DE 1:0 AU Doors of shops open outwards
DE 0:1 AU Fisher and Paykel appliances
DE 1:0 AU Health insurance system: ease of use
DE 0:1 AU (ditto) : transparency of cost structure
DE 1:0 AU Quality of TV programmes
DE 0:1 AU SBS (Special Broadcasting Service)
DE 1:0 AU People typically know 2 foreign languages
DE 1:0 AU Handheld shower nozzles normal
DE 1:0 AU 24-hour clock in use
DE 1:0 AU Toilet brushes in public toilets
DE 1:0 AU Funny regional dialects
DE 0:1 AU Greetings sound like greetings, not warnings
DE 1:0 AU Buses run on time
DE 1:0 AU TV programmes start on time
DE 0:1 AU People drive on the correct side of the road