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Day-trip to Dragør (and how to get there from Copenhagen) - a short get-away

Last week I arrived back in Copenhagen and landing here felt different because it was indeed the last time I will be here and in just a few weeks I will be leaving Denmark for good to move to Beijing and Taipei. So my friend helped me getting…
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I graduated! About my Asian parents, background and our chances

Yesterday was Graduation Day for me 👩🏻‍🎓! And on that occasion, I wrote my parents and thanked them for everything they did for me. You can't imagine the sacrifices they made, the love and support they give me to grow into the…
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Why I moved to Copenhagen, Denmark and what's next?

Initially, I moved to Copenhagen to study at Copenhagen Business School, one of the best business schools there is in the world. I wanted to learn Chinese but there wasn't good options in Germany or the Netherlands, so I enrolled in an English…
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Spending holidays without your family

No matter if Christmas, Easter, Chanukka, Lunar New Year, End of Ramadan or another holiday is the most important holiday for you, we are all on the same page when talking about the feeling of spending these days far from home and our families. For…
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Fighting off Winter Blues (because calling it seasonal affective disorder or winter depression is too harsh imo)

Winter isn't always easy, especially when you see spring on the calendar but snow falling outside your window. The weather drains your energy, and you can't do much outside without feeling like your nose is about to fall off. Sometimes there…
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Danes don't really date (neither do most people now)

So upfront, this is based on my own or my friend's experiences and do not reflect the entire population of one country or nation, etc. I just got inspired the other day when my friend Olivia came to the Open Days at Copenhagen Business School…
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Colourful Copenhagen (appreciating the here and now)

It's Valentine's Day! And since I will spend the day working, studying and visiting my doctor and have not even a tiny bit romance in my life, I thought it might be nice to express my (sometimes on and off) love for Copenhagen! :) Even though…
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How I can afford traveling 10 countries this year (and so can you) - My 2017 Recap and 2018 New Years Resolution

I got asked this question so many times in person, on Instagram or Facebook: "Tuni.. you are a student, how can you afford to travel all the time?" First of all, I do not travel full-time but am a full-time Bachelor student and also, none of…
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The feeling of belonging somewhere (or nowhere)

Since I am abroad, the question "Where are you from" has been asked quite a number of times - and it's totally fine. It's even okay when people look at me like I am a straight liar when I answer that I am German. Also, it's okay to be confused,…
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The dilemma of living abroad

I remember when I was 19, I left my parent’s home for a gap year as soon as I finished high school. The stereotype work and travel adventure in Australia, with a few months backpacking in South East Asia (or in my case suitcasing since I can’t…