When traveling abroad, one of the most important customs to learn is how to tip ; what goes in the United States may be inappropriate in Germany, and vice-versa. Europe Forum: What is the customary tip? Is it a percentage, like in the US?. tipping ettiquette for Hotels, restaurants, spas, taxi drivers, hair dressers and tour guides in Germany. If staff prompt you to tip, something is amiss — or perhaps you are in a swanky city bar where moneyed young Swedes are keen to flaunt geld auf paypal konto einzahlen sofort cash. It is seen as a sign of hospitality and good breeding to invite guests to a meal. Report Abuse Alec on Apr 5, 09 at Or do same when you give him your credit card. So if they come with the bill of 52 euros, you give them 60 euros and say you want tipping germany euros back assuming you want to tip.