Germany: Food, Food, Food

Typically, people think of German food as sausage, beer, pretzels, sauerkraut and the like. Don’t get me wrong, that’s historically German food. However (and I’m sure this is true virtually everywhere you would visit or study), there is so much more to it than that! Look at the photo above and tell me whether or…

Germany: Weekend Trip to Hamburg

Finally making my first post here, so let’s hit the ground running. Earlier this year, I went on a weekend trip to Hamburg with about 35 other international students from the Universität Potsdam. (The photo is me with my buddy Bilgin, from Turkey. We’re sitting on an old balcony in the park that overlooks one…

UK: World Travelin’ Y’all

You know your life’s gettin’ a little too rowdy when your “reality check” is returning to your dorm room abroad in England—for the mere reason that it’s almost exam time and I do. not. want. to. study. Apologies for not blahgging in nearly 3 weeks, but my wifi has been super limited and that’s been…