My top 5 moments in Germany

Disclaimer: ok so 2 of top 5 moments aren't technically in Germany, but they occured while I was living here so they definitely count. It feels very bittersweet that I am approaching my last weeks as an intern in Cologne, the past 5 months have been a fantastic experience and I will be leaving Germany … Continue reading My top 5 moments in Germany


5 fun facts about Cologne

Since I've already written a similar blog post about Seville (here) I thought I would do the same for Cologne. I've been living here for just under 3 months now and have fallen absolutely in love with this wonderful city and it's friendly inhabitants. Although not the most beautiful city in Germany, Cologne definitely has … Continue reading 5 fun facts about Cologne

A Weekend in Cologne

I was very lucky to have my parents visit for 5 days over Easter weekend, which I'd been looking forward to for weeks. They landed in Cologne on Thursday lunch time and I went to their hotel to meet them after I'd finished work, with it being Easter weekend I didn't have to work Friday … Continue reading A Weekend in Cologne


Goals for Germany

When I started my year abroad way back when in September, I had all these ideas about how I was going to spend my time away but unfortunately many of them remain unfulfilled. I wanted to join a gym, but 2 weeks into my exercise routine my collapsed lung started hurting again, I wanted to … Continue reading Goals for Germany


Week 1 in Kรถln

I can't believe it's already been a week since I flew into Cologne/Bonn airport and made my way to my new flat. The week has flown by and I've had so much fun, with my first week in Cologne already surpassing my whole 5 months in Seville. It's no secret that I didn't have the … Continue reading Week 1 in Kรถln