After the Second World War, Berlin was in ruins… So what do you do with rubble and ruins of thousands upon thousands of buildings? Well in Berlin, there’s a place called Teufelsberg (Devi’s Mountain). This mountain is a man-made mountain in the west of the city. It’s one of the highest points in the city … More Teufelsberg
The Berlin Zoo is definitely one of my favourite places in Berlin. It was the first zoo in Germany, opening in 1844. With over 1,500 species and over 20,500 animals, it’s one of the largest zoos in the world. It also includes a pretty big aquarium with all sorts of creatures! The zoo was almost … More Berlin Zoologischer Garten
Tempelhof Airport holds a special place in many Berliners’ hearts. It’s a symbol of freedom for many, it’s a huge landmark in the city and a really great public park where anyone can spend the day cycling, running, playing with their dog, or have BBQs and picnics. I guess you wouldn’t expect an old, partially … More Tempelhof Airport
Berlin is one of those cities that will surprise you. It doesn’t have this romantic, picturesque scenery like Rome or Paris, but it will definitely be a city you will never forget. Usually, I write a top 5 list, but with Berlin, there’s no way I can limit myself to just 5. Even 10 is … More Top 10 things to do in Berlin
Munich is a beautiful city in southern Germany, the capital of Bavaria and third largest city in Germany. Most people know Munich for its very good soccer team Bayer-Munich, and for Oktoberfest, though it has much more to offer! If you find yourself in Munich at any other time of year than Oktoberfest, here are a … More Top 5 things to do in Munich
Neuschwanstein Castle is the ultimate fairytale castle with the Alps in the background. It’s supposedly the inspiration for the Disney castle’s design and it is absolutely breathtaking. If you ever find yourself in Munich, make sure you take a day to go visit. Here’s a bit of history about the castle: Neuschwanstein translates to “New Swan Stone,” … More Neuschwanstein Castle
I am moving to Germany in 15 days, and I’ve been dreaming of all the adventures I’m going to live and all the cool things I’m going to do while I’m there. I’ve been finding a ton of things on Pinterest and made a bucket list of things I want to do while I’m in Germany. Visit … More German Bucket List
Big Announcement! I’m sure most of you already know… but I’m moving to Germany! I decided to do a year abroad to perfect my German language skills and finally live in that beautiful country that I am so in love with. I’m leaving on January 5th, 2016 and won’t be returning for over a year! I’m beyond excited, … More I’m Moving to Germany!