Berlin through an objective lens #3

It’s the time of the year to get festive. Therefore we had some friends over for a Christmas dinner and some of our favourite Londoners for NYE.


Pre-Christmas wonderland

On the weekend I went home to Bavaria to see my parents and to take a break from Berlin. Don’t get me wrong, I love Berlin. As a country potato though it is quite tiring and I needed some time off from the big city life. Furthermore I felt like I would be happier coming back…

A birthday surprise

Some pictures of my birthday weekend with the best boyfriend and family in the world!

A birthday surprise

I got the best birthday present I could have dreamed of. How it came to it however is a long story. Originally a friend from London wanted to visit, unfortunately the flights were so damn expensive, as my birthday fell on the second weekend of the mid term holiday, so she couldn’t afford it. These were…

Where is home?

Wow, three months since my last post even though it happened a lot. I feel a bit guilty but in the same time I think I needed the break. After I’d left London I didn’t feel to well either, sadness and excitement overcame me. The two weeks in Berlin working for my host family flew…

Bavaria in one weekend

I had waited so long for this weekend to come and now it has been already two weeks since we visited my parents and spent lovely two days in Munich. There was actually no reason to fly to Germany, I just wanted a weekend with my parents before the summer. Luckily the Australian got holiday as well…

Bavaria in one weekend

We visited my parents and Munich for a weekend. We had a lot of traditional bavarian food and met some old friends.

B&B – A weekend in the west

Last weekend we were on our second long weekend holiday. This time we had chosen Bristol and Bath as destinations. We left on the Saturday morning and took the bus from Victoria Coach Station, spent the Saturday in Bristol, went to Bath for the Sunday and returned for Saturday night and Monday morning before we took…

B&B – A weekend in the west

For the Spring Bank Holiday weekend the Australian and me travelled to Bristol and Bath. Both lovely cities helding some surprises for us.

Preparing for the wrench and another visitor

It is end of May and that means that I don’t have much time left until I have to leave London, my friends here and my lovely hostfamily. As they are already searching a new Au Pair to replace me it slowly occured to me that my time here is nearly over. Originally I would…