Photo Gallery Germany's Eggscellent Easter

In Germany, the Easter holiday is celebrated in an explosion of color, with everything from painted Easter eggs hanging from trees to pyrotechnic firewheels that are rolled down the hillside in one famous local tradition. And the long-established practice of ornately decorating eggs is still going strong.
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