As I am a girl from Munich, you would probably expect me to go to the Oktoberfest every year. And I won’t deny it – it’s true. I love going to the Oktoberfest or, as it is known in Bavaria, … Continue reading “Wiesn”, not Oktoberfest
When one thinks about Germany, the first things that come to mind (despite the often inglorious history of Germany if you are a history student) are most likely Munich, the Oktoberfest, pretzels, and beer.
Maybe you have also heard that Germans are very punctual and direct in telling someone their opinion. The German language is popular for its complicated terms; there are many articles that no one – even the Germans themselves – don’t really know how to use.
But many people don’t know that we have many funny sayings we use in our everyday life. If you ever want to go to Germany (maybe on the Oktoberfest?) and impress someone with your skills, here are the top 10 German sayings!
A small capital city tucked away along the coast, Amsterdam is full of history and Dutch charm that makes it the perfect destination for a relaxed holiday. With a multitude of internationally renowned attractions such as the Anne Frank House, … Continue reading Four Must-See Places in Amsterdam
Amsterdam. Scores of excited university students flock there to participate in the activities illegal in their home countries. To older generations and most governments, Amsterdam is regarded as a center for debauchery- but what are the facts about Amsterdam? Amsterdam … Continue reading When in Amsterdam
1. Everyone knows that Belgian chocolate is the absolute best- and for good reason. 2. Let’s not forget the waffles. 3. The parks are absolutely stunning. Where else can you see such beautiful statues? Well… anywhere. But its still something … Continue reading 8 Reasons to Visit Belgium