G and I have been hanging out in Leipzig for quite a few months now. Coming back to Leipzig after having lived here 15 odd years ago has been an interesting experience. It is a very different experience to be back here with a young child, as opposed to being here as a single gal in my twenties. I have tried to make the most … Continue reading Wir sind Leipziger…and now? Ten things to do with kids in Leipzig.
Berlin is a crazy mix of old and modern, east and west, and grungy and sophisticated. The city holds so many recognizable landmarks and has such a fascinating history. It also has a gazillion concert halls, is the home of the Berlin Philharmonic, and has a vibrant creative atmosphere. It is very multicultural and busy, but also has a more relaxed side to it … Continue reading Berlin Berlin
Chris and Jordan spent two weeks with us during probably the hottest two weeks Germany has had in a hundred years. I must say they were real troopers and survived living in the tiny student apartment I have rented on the third floor of a building with no lift, in very close quarters with only fans to help us keep cool (completely impractical to open … Continue reading Haa-Low Deutschland!