48 Hours in Berlin (and 6 Hours in Potsdam), Germany – April 2017: Teil 2 🇩🇪

Hallo und willkommen zurück! 😊 Today I’m going to resume telling you all about my trip to Berlin which I did with my family over my Easter Holidays, at the start of this month. You can find part 1 (Teil 1) to this here. Enjoy!   Dienstag (Tuesday – Day 2): continued So, for the … More 48 Hours in Berlin (and 6 Hours in Potsdam), Germany – April 2017: Teil 2 🇩🇪

75 (fünfundsiebzig) kick-ass German words/phrases 🇩🇪 | Post 3: adjectives (to really get your point across!) 💁

Hallo und herzlich willkommen back to my series on kick-ass German! Adjectives are an extremely important part of the German language. I must say, part of what drew me to learning German (in the early days) so much was how similar a lot of German words are to English, and there is certainly no exception … More 75 (fünfundsiebzig) kick-ass German words/phrases 🇩🇪 | Post 3: adjectives (to really get your point across!) 💁

75 (fünfundsiebzig) kick-ass German words/phrases 🇩🇪 | Post 4: Places around the world! 🗺 💁

Hallo, Leute! Now that travelling season is well and truly upon us, I thought I’d do a kick-ass German post on place names, including cities, countries and continents! As this is a series with 75 words/phrases in each post, I will be including the 75 most populous countries of the world. Unless otherwise indicated, or … More 75 (fünfundsiebzig) kick-ass German words/phrases 🇩🇪 | Post 4: Places around the world! 🗺 💁

A Day in Coventry (plus a quick stop in Nuneaton), Warwickshire, England 🇬🇧 | 1st June 2017

My account of a half-term trip to the beautiful historic city of Coventry in the West Midlands of England – a true demonstration of the determination of the human spirit in the face of adversity. … More A Day in Coventry (plus a quick stop in Nuneaton), Warwickshire, England 🇬🇧 | 1st June 2017

75 (fünfundsiebzig) kick-ass German words/phrases 🇩🇪 | Post 2: Idioms and other figurative expressions 💁 [pt. 2 of 2]

Welcome back to part 2 of my two-part blog post on German idioms! (it would probably make a lot more sense if you read part 1 first, so if you’d like to read it, please click anywhere within this bracket) Los geht’s! (here we go!)   General useful idiomatic/figurative phrases 44. nur ein Apfel und … More 75 (fünfundsiebzig) kick-ass German words/phrases 🇩🇪 | Post 2: Idioms and other figurative expressions 💁 [pt. 2 of 2]

75 (fünfundsiebzig) kick-ass German words/phrases 🇩🇪 | Post 2: Idioms and other figurative expressions 💁 [pt. 1 of 2]

Hallo and welcome to my second post in the series I’m currently working on, 75 (fünfundsiebzig) kick-ass German words/phrases! Whilst this series is designed more for intermediate German speakers, I think that anyone could appreciate the special-ness of German, even with less background knowledge of the language, which is why I’ve decided to do several … More 75 (fünfundsiebzig) kick-ass German words/phrases 🇩🇪 | Post 2: Idioms and other figurative expressions 💁 [pt. 1 of 2]

My Trip to the East Coast of Scotland – Summer 2016 🇬🇧

Hi everyone! It’s nearly Summer, and during this exam season, I thought that it would be a great time to look back to perhaps more easy-going times of the year (such as the Summer Holidays which are only in a matter of weeks away for most of us now… yes, I sure am counting!! 😜). … More My Trip to the East Coast of Scotland – Summer 2016 🇬🇧