Der Weihnachtsmarkt

Around this time of year I get to experience one of the things I love most about Europe: Christmas markets. With no major autumn holidays other than Oktoberfest, it’s easy to get into the Christmas spirit early in Germany (especially when Aldi brings out the Christstollen and Lebkuchen at the end of August). This year … More Der Weihnachtsmarkt

Remember, Remember

Happy Guy Fawkes Night! A year ago I was looking forward to this day even though the only plans I had were to attend a networking event for people seeking accommodation in London. But at this time last year I was set on diving into British culture and becoming a proper Londoner, part of which … More Remember, Remember

Gruß vom Titisee

When I used to tell people my family is in Germany, they would always ask from which part of the country, and I never knew what to say. It’s nowhere near Berlin, Hamburg, or Munich, and even the closest notable city is actually in France. Suffice it to say I always considered my family to … More Gruß vom Titisee