It’s that time of year again - the World Cup (WM) has hit the streets of Berlin. Where will you be watching it? Here are a few recommendations and also, of course, a few handy German words.
The last time I went to Hamburg it was -7° and we had to run from one eating establishment to the next with brief freezing interludes in the middle, despite that the city still intrigued me. So when the Hamburg council asked me if I fancied a trip to Hamburg I jumped at the chance to finally wander the streets in more balmy temperatures.
Last month I headed to Barcelona and ate my weight in tapas. Here are a few words and some of my favourite places from that trip.
Ah, summer holidays! I love travelling and discovering new places but every so often nothing beats a summer holiday where you do absolutely nothing– one where it's been a big day if you moved from the swimming pool to the beach, or if you didn't get your afternoon siesta. Yeah, you know the ones I mean.
If you're still learning the basics then you'll know that it's hard to get poetic about your surroundings when you don't have many adjectives to put to good use yet. Well, I'm here to help you.