Why I love Berlin

Ever since I was little, in my mind, Berlin was the place to be. Every movie, every TV show I watched was shot in Berlin, all the German actors and models and singers lived in Berlin. To me, Berlin seemed like this extraordinary place filled with interesting people from different cultures, living their free, non-judgmental life. So … Continue reading Why I love Berlin

Off the beaten track: Hamburg

Hamburg is one of the most popular cities in Germany amongst travelers - and for a good reason. Hamburg has a crazy night life, but even during the day it is a beautiful city. If you've never been to Hamburg before and you only have 3 days or less, visit this site to read about … Continue reading Off the beaten track: Hamburg

The Photo Series: Hamburg

7 things you don’t want to miss in Hamburg

If you travel to Germany, you're most likely visiting either Berlin, Munich - or, if you want a mix of both - Hamburg: Hamburg has Berlin's crazy nightlife but Munich's beauty. Here are the most popular things to see in Hamburg:   1. Speicherstadt Speicherstadt, 20457 Hamburg The Speicherstadt in the harbour of Hamburg is … Continue reading 7 things you don’t want to miss in Hamburg

How to flirt in German

Who doesn't like flirting? And if you are partying in a German club or see someone you find attractive on the street, it will seem really charming if you approach him/her in German. Here are a few basic phrases and words teaching you how to flirt in German and how to communicate if it goes … Continue reading How to flirt in German

Useful German phrases for traveling

If you are traveling to Germany, some German phrases can't hurt. Even though almost everyone speaks English, ordering your food or asking for the price in German is always appreciated.   Greetings and good-byes  Hello - Hallo Good morning - Guten Morgen Good evening - Guten Abend My name is … - Ich heiße … … Continue reading Useful German phrases for traveling

6 foods to try in Germany

Germany might not be known for its amazingly delicious food (probably because it's too specific in taste) but if you do travel there, definitely try the following few things. Especially in the southern part of Germany, Bavaria, these dishes can be found in every city and even in small villages.   1. Knödel This dish … Continue reading 6 foods to try in Germany