New Year’s Eve Man, New Year’s Eve came so fast, Anna and I did not even have time to write down our new year’s resolutions like we usually do every single year! And four weeks into the new year, I still haven’t made the list! Recently I have had so many good conversations with people in all different life stages and I … More Starting off the New Year!
Day 2 The main attractions today were the Museum of Modern Art and Hillsong NYC! First things first… we got into the city a bit later than anticipated and made our way straight to the waterfront on the east side (the East River). We found out pretty soon after walking into a dead end, that … More New York, you’re so pretty! – Day 2&3
We finally did it, booked the train (yes, the train!!), booked the hotel and booked the ‘Top of the Rock’ experience (pics follow 😉 ), looks like we are actually going to New York! Me and Anna have been dreaming about going to New York for years now and the day has finally come. On the 28th, … More New York, New York! – Day 1
So finally, I have got loaaads of time now to write up my last few weeks. It was crazy! My final exams for this semester started on the 11th of December and finished on the 21st of December. I had 5 exams and all of them went well or okay, so I am very happy about that! … More Christmas in Ottawa!
Tuesday Day 3 Today we got up early and went for Breakfast at a typical American all you can eat breakfast diner, my first time ever!! After that we set off to drive towards Kitchener, that is located west of Niagara falls, we read in the travel guide that once this town has some kind of a … More Roadtrip Day 3&4
Friday Study break begins…My Aunt Petra arrived in Ottawa on Friday afternoon. It was pouring it down here so it wasn’t an amazing weather for sightseeing. That’s why that day we didn’t do a lot besides we went grocery shopping and we went for dinner in the small café ‘Chickpeas’ which is located near the … More Roadtrip Day 1&2
My Aunt who was coming all the way from Germany and I went on a road trip last week during my study break (End of October)! Our Route Kingston (Sunday) Niagara falls (Monday) Kitchener/St.Jacobs (Tuesday) Toronto (Tuesday) Algonquin Park (Dwight) (Wednesday) Ottawa (Thursday) Montreal (Friday-Saturday) In total this is a distance of 1,554 km! We rented a … More Ontario Roadtrippin’
I am sorry for the delay of this post but this week has been crazy with mid terms, school work and other stuff! So finally here it is: On Facebook I found out about the organisation Friends for dinner. Basically what they do is, they connect international students with Canadian host families so that the … More My Thanksgiving weekend!
So… a super super lot has been happening the last week which I wanna tell you about!! Where did the 5 weeks go?! Panda panda panda panda Here in Canada American football is quite a big thing, so I had no option but to go to THE football match of the University team the Gee Gees … More an Update on my life – week 5
On Saturday I went for a hike with the International Student Friendship program, an organisation that is bringing international students in Ottawa together. In case you are interested, their website can be found here. The hike was located in Gatineau Park where we got taken to by one of those yellow school buses (you see them everywhere here … More Hiking in Gatineau Park (and my new church!)