Originally Posted by jaydee
I lived in Germany for a year and can't recall there being anything there that they didn't have that we have in the US - though there are things that we had there and in the UK that I can't find here - but probably because I haven't looked hard enough!! Europes pretty much like one big country these days so what they have in the UK they will have in Germany and we had Maple Syrup - and pancakes
I am friends with a german exchange student. He discovered ketchup. He puts it on EVERYTHING - carrots, rice, beef, you name it!
Bring a thoughtful American souvenir of some sort. Can you knit? You could make a nice scarf or two for them, or some other artsy thing.