Cultural experiences and funny musings by two twenty-somethings living abroad

5 Great Things About Living in Germany

  (And no, Oktoberfest isn’t one of them!) Ok, so we know it’s Oktoberfest season, and Jasper has been enjoying his fair share of the beer and Pretzels, but we … Continue reading

September 26, 2016 · 2 Comments

Planning to study abroad? Here’s what you need to know!

So, me and Jasper have both decided to start our Master’s this year (or should we say now last year) and we are both doing it outside the UK. Jasper … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

Hmsies’ Guide To Oktoberfest

It’s beer o’clock! At least for this weekend before Oktoberfest comes to a close for this year! Seeing as Munich is where we first met, we wanted to write about … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Should Germany Forgive Greece?

I have been living in Germany for about 2 years of my life – yet the whole time I have been here, Europe has been locked into a financial crisis, … Continue reading

March 22, 2015 · 2 Comments

Ich Verstehe Nur Bahnhof – or How To Speak German Like A Local!

Whether you’ve been a long time resident in Germany or you’ve just moved, or maybe you just want to perfect your language skills and sound like the locals do – … Continue reading

March 10, 2015 · 2 Comments

Just arrived: How to start your new life abroad!

Now, Hmsies is no stranger to moving and living abroad. We both did our Erasmus in Munich where we had a fantastic time, made many friends, explored the city and … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Exit The Room!

A couple of days ago, I went with a few friends to a group challenge center called “Exit the room”. To anyone who doesn’t know what this sort of thing … Continue reading

January 27, 2015 · Leave a comment