Experiences in Hawaii and San Francisco

In the USA you can visit a lot of cities. I will share my experiences with you and give you some advices what you definitely should visit!

Once I arrived in the airport of Honolulu, Hawaii I asked some students what to do on this famous island. They told me that I have to go to the North because there you can see 20 meters amazing waves … and so I did. I took a public bus to go to the North of

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What it’s like to volunteer in a school in Colombia

During my semester break this February I went to Barranquilla, Colombia to volunteer in a school/”colegio” as an English teacher.  Before I took my flight I was quite nervous. This experience should be the first time for me to be somewhere out of Europe. Furthermore my knowledge of Spanish at this time was really basic. That’s why I was a bit scared not to get along there.

The children

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Asian people in the USA

Asian people Usa

My boyfriend and I made a round trip in the USA. We stayed all in all one month and traveled from the east coast to the west coast and at last to Miami.

So we started our journey in New York and realized even after the first week that we saw more Asian people than Americans. But not the typical Asian ones who lived there, but the touristic ones with the umbrella on the top, the camera on the neck

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Working in a Winter Wonderland – CANADA!

Traveling is not only about the places you see – more about the people you meet!

I spent 5 months in a Skiresort in Canada to fulfil my childhood dream and live in the Rocky Mountains. With two jobs to pay my rent and save some money for further travels it was quite hard sometimes but totally worth it. I got the season pass for the Skiresort and where able to go snowboarding 5 months for free

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A night with friends in a lonely paradise

When I was in Colombia to do an internship, me and the other interns traveled every weekend to discover the country. One weekend we wanted to go to the national park Tayrona at the Caribbean cost. From our Colombian friends we’ve heard that it was really beautiful there, like paradise. Unfortunately we didn’t consider that this was the Semana Santa, the week of Easter holidays. So

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In love with the memories I make

Just some random days in Colombia.

For my graduate internship I moved to Bogotá, Colombia. My colleague asked me to come with him and ‘some other people’ from work to a small town in the mountains. A weekend to the ‘unknown’, with only Spanish speaking people (at that time my Spanish wasn’t that good).

Saturday 5:00: the alarm goes off. No idea where and what I’m going to do. I couldn’t even be afraid of the unknown

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