Tag Archives: Germany

Snippets of life in a foreign land… student living revisited

If you have been following my blogs, you might have noticed that I have done some (subtle!) bragging about the location of my flat in Heidelberg.  There is a good reason for this: the location was its best feature. An advert might read: Check out the views from this lofty furnished apartment located in the […]

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Swings and Roundabouts, Castles and Walks

It is Sunday at the end of week two, and what I’ve lost on the swings, I’ve gained on the slides.  The stresses of the first week are all but forgotten. In my morning class, there has definitely been a shift in the energy- everyone seems to have relaxed.  In my first week, there was […]

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Guten Tag von Heidelberg! Day 2 at the Sprachschule

“I think you should find an easier class.”  She took the words right out of my mouth. Not the greatest start to my two week German intensive language school experience, but it could be worse.  Actually, my morning class is great.  The teacher is very kind when she knows you don’t have a clue, and […]

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Guten Tag von Heidelberg!

Hello Dear Readers!  At long last, I am inspired to put pen to paper, and share with you some of my current journey (you lucky things!)  If you are wondering where I have been, you may want to check out my other blog Sparkles Enlightened, for an honest and raw insight in to life with […]

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