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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…
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The beautiful Danish cliffs Møns Klint (and how to get there)

From Copenhagen to Møns Klint Sometimes, you just want to escape the busy city life and crowded touristic spots in the Copenhagen. So did we today. My dear boss took my colleague and me on a road trip and we exchanged our office for nature,…
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Learning Danish

Learning a new language is difficult and at times, really, really frustrating. Especially with Danish, since -let's be honest- it's just a weird language to learn. You don't pronounce the words how they are written. Or Things are written one…
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Where 90% of Copenhageners will go to enjoy flowers this weekend - The city is blooming up :)

Finally ! The long winter months are gone, spring is coming and Copenhagen is shining in new, bright colours. Everywhere in the city, the flowers are blooming and if haven’t seen it yourself, no worries – people in your Social Media are…
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Pick pocketers in Copenhagen

About a month ago, I went to work at 10 am and on my way there I just had a horrible experience at Østerport St. Two men, one walking behind me and the other one next to me, tried to steal my credit card. They walked very close to me and luckily…
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My melancholic, favourite place for Flæskestegssandwich

Growing up, my parents had a little grill in Goslar (a small little town in Germany) back in the beginning of 2000. That is where I spend a lot of time during my childhood. It wasn't until a couple of years later when I was 13 or 14, that we…
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"The Wave" at Ofelia Plads (Frost Festival)

I bet in the past days, your Social Media feeds have been full of glowing triangles in Copenhagen right? I was wondering when I saw all the pictures on my Instagram: What is this, where did the display come from and where it was located? Luckily,…
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My guide to Hygge

Well it's cold outside and here in Copenhagen, snow has been covering the city for the past days. So this is the perfect excuse to stay home and have some "hygge". People outside from Denmark recently start to catch up with the Danish tradition…
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A walk in Copenhagen - with Roccamore

Last week, when the cold days faded away and the temperatures were above 0 °C, I decided to take a walk from Copenhagen inner city to the Lakes and Norrebro. It was the perfect break from studying for my exam and a good way to get some fresh…