Dan in Deutschland

Travelling

Colmar, Strasbourg and the Castle of Haut-Koenigsbourg: A Brief Trip to Alsace, France

About a month ago, I received a text message from a friend at about 10.30pm on a Monday evening: “How spontaneous are you?”. My reply was: “Not that spontaneous at 10.30pm on a Monday evening.” Luckily, he wasn’t referring to doing something that late on a school night, but he was referring to a spontaneous… Continue reading Colmar, Strasbourg and the Castle of Haut-Koenigsbourg: A Brief Trip to Alsace, France

In Pictures

March 2018 in pictures

I spent the majority of March not actually in Deutschland, rather 2 weeks in England and 5 days in Budapest. That did, however, result in a very exciting month! And that was obviously helped by the fact that it's currently Semesterferien, so I've had nothing to do for uni. That's starting all again next week… Continue reading March 2018 in pictures

In Pictures

January 2018 in pictures

I'm now coming up to the end of my first semester of my masters, and I'm nearly done with all exams - four down, one to go! As a little breather in between revision sessions (Who am I kidding? I bought Civilisation VI today and played that instead. Yes I will regret it later), I… Continue reading January 2018 in pictures

Language

“Wonder candle” and “Lamp fever”: Some New German Words

I haven't done one of these posts in a long time, so I thought it was time for one. It's going to be short and sweet, but nevertheless you'll hopefully leave this blog knowing a new word or seven! Here are some of the words I've written down along my German journey that are worth… Continue reading “Wonder candle” and “Lamp fever”: Some New German Words