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Value of friendships in different places - The "see you there" and "let's meet"

There are friends that can empower you and there are others, that can turn into a draining part of your life. I learned that sometimes, friendships don't need any "further investments". Why do I talk like a banker? Because I think it…
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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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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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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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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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"The Wave" at Ofelia Plads (Frost Festival)

Edit: This post was from last year but the Frost Festival is back! On Sunday the 4th February the "Frost Festival" is returning to Copenhagen. For the next weeks until the 25th February, many exhibitions with lights and music will be installed…
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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…