Call Germany at Rates that Cheer like German Beer

by : Bernard Pragides - Mrlongdistance

Feel drawn to Germany's sylvan valleys and pristine alpinepeaks? Does Beethoven's music beckon you? Do you swoon over byGermany's grandiose architecture and enchanting art and culture?Or do you just yearn for a taste of the country that brews thebest beer in the world.

Now, connecting with Germany, and making calls to friends andfamily is quick and extremely cheap. Amongst a population of anestimated 81,338,000 people, German is the standard language ofcommunication and has several slight variations in regionaldialects. With education being compulsory till the age of 18,Germany has an astounding literacy rate of 99%.

Simple Steps to Call Germany:

Dial the international access code - 011. DialGermany's country code - 49. The '0' at the start of thecity code does not need to be dialed. Dial the remainingdigits.

Guten Tag (pronounced goo ten tahk) is the phrase normally usedfor greeting for 'hello' or 'good day' in general Germanparlance. However, when you call Germany, it is the norm forGermans to answer the phone with their last names first.

Over the years, rates to Germany has declined steadily. Offersbetween 2 cents per minute to 4 cents per minute to call Germanyare now very common among long distance providers and phone cardcompanies. What is the catch? Again, have you heard ofconnection fees, monthly charges and maintenance fees? These canadd up big time and can easily double the rates as promised bythese phone companies. And one more thing, while Germany's phonesystem is one of the most advanced in the world, be aware thatthere are cheap long distance carriers that can actually makethe connections frustrating to consumers.

No matter your reason for calling, personal, business, orleisure call to Germany. Find a long distance telecom serviceprovider that offers a flexible prepaid calling plan that ishassle-free and requires no switching over phone companies,cumbersome PIN dialing or paying unnecessary, hidden costsgenerally associated with most phone cards. With these in mind,you should be able to call Germany - and don't bother about howyou call, when you call or how much you talk

Situated in the centre of Europe, at the border of the BalticSea and the North Sea, Germany may seem quite a distance away,but a cheaper and reliable long distance calls should bridge thegap in a matter of seconds.