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Nürnberg: July 22 – July 23

August 3rd, 2021|0 Comments

Thursday morning started early as we caught a train to Nürnberg. After arriving and dropping our stuff off at the hotel, we made our way to Nürnberg’s Justice Palace, where there is a [...]

Bayrischzell & Wendelstein: July 19

August 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

As soon as my parents knew they could visit, they were looking forward to hiking in the Bavarian Alps. Here are pictures from our hike of the Wendelstein peak, starting from the town [...]

Oberammergau & Schloss Linderhof: July 16

August 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

Here are our photos from a day trip to Oberammergau and Schloss Linderhof! This site is not an official site of the Fulbright Program or the U.S. Department of State. The [...]

KKA and Berlin: June 14 – June 20

June 28th, 2021|0 Comments

My plans for this week changed relatively last minute because late on Sunday night, my boyfriend Kacper invited me to go to Berlin with him to stay with his family.  On Monday afternoon [...]

Hiking Herzogstand and Heimgarten: June 13

June 17th, 2021|0 Comments

On Sunday some floormates and I took on a demanding but wonderful hike through the Alps from the small southern Bavarian town of Kochel am See to the neighboring town of Ohlstadt. [...]

More Cooking Adventures: May 31 – June 6

June 6th, 2021|1 Comment

This week was calmer than most, so I mostly worked and caught up on chores. On Monday I got a "Schnelltest," or rapid (Covid) test, for some peace of mind after last weekend’s [...]

Wien, or Vienna: May 24 – May 31

May 31st, 2021|0 Comments

Whit Monday, the Monday after Pentecost, is a holiday in Germany, so with everything closed, I took the opportunity for a workday. Tuesday and Wednesday I returned to the Bavarian State Library to [...]

Der Botanische Garten: May 15

May 16th, 2021|0 Comments

Enjoy these pictures from the scenic botanical garden in Munich! This site is not an official site of the Fulbright Program or the U.S. Department of State. The views expressed [...]

Meeting, Hiking, and Grilling: May 3 – May 9

May 12th, 2021|0 Comments

No surprise but yet another week was full of exciting developments for both research and fun! Monday night a bunch of us watched Dr. Strange. Tuesday was exciting because an architecture student who [...]

Sunset in Olympiapark: April 26 – May 2

May 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

As per usual, this week included working, hanging out in the Innenhof, running, doing yoga and playing darts, badminton, and ping pong. On Monday I had my best run of the year [...]

A Quiet Week: April 5 – April 11

April 11th, 2021|0 Comments

This week was nice and calm. Some people slowly trickled back from Easter Break throughout the week, but it was mostly quiet. I finished reading another book this week. Of course I [...]

Mein Geburtstag: March 22 – March 28

March 29th, 2021|0 Comments

I made big progress on my work early this week. I am also getting a little better at both playing darts and keeping score. In fact, on Monday I made the winning [...]

All Smiles: March 15 – March 21

March 21st, 2021|0 Comments

Another relatively calm week with cold weather. My floormates assure me that it is unusual for it to be this cold and snowy in mid to late March, but it’s nothing I’m [...]

Schnitzeljagd: March 8 – March 14

March 15th, 2021|0 Comments

I predominantly occupied myself this week by reading and working in my room, which isn’t at all exciting to talk about. Some notable variations in my work pattern included playing badminton, darts, [...]

Hiking near Schliersee: March 7

March 8th, 2021|1 Comment

We left first thing in the morning and caught an hour-long train south to the Fischhausen-Neuhaus train station near Schliersee, or Schlier Lake. We intended to hike the Brecherspitze mountain, but upon [...]