Sorry for the rubbish pun. It took me a while to think of it, eventually with help from an online rhyming dictionary. Tim had actually already been in Verona and became the tour guide for the day, so the title does kind of fit! Admittedly, Verona was the least exciting place we went to on … More Being shown-a Verona
In total, we must’ve been about 5-and-a-half hours in Venice. When we’d initially booked the train tickets, I was a little sceptical at having such a short amount of time in a brand new city. But it actually was enough, and we were even already back at the train station for about 20 minutes waiting … More Venturing off to Venice
On the way to Desenzano, we changed over in Verona and everything went smoothly, which is unusual for me I didn’t complain. The weather was glorious! On the first night, we just had a stroll along the lake and went for some pizza. When in Rome! (Well, north of Italy at least). On our first … More Descovering Desenzano del Garda
So, we arrived in Innsbruck, quite taken aback at the huge mountains surrounding the city. We headed to the hotel (and we somehow managed to get a good offer on a really nice hotel, even to the point where I was worried we were at the wrong place when we rocked up). But I wasn’t … More In(n) Innsbruck
At the end of July, we jetted off (well, on a train) to various locations for our summer holidays. In total, we were actually only 10 days away, but due to us jumping from one place to another, it weirdly felt a lot longer. I’ve decided to write about each place in a separate blog … More Austria, Italy and Switzerland
Half way through the year already. Crazy! In June, I went back home for a week to see family and also spend a few days in London with Tim and his mum. All in all, an absolutely boiling month, and I’m actually quite happy it’s cooled down a little here in Frankfurt!
Ever since my previous blog post listing funny things the Germans I know have said in English, I’ve been keeping track – both secretly and also just bursting out laughing say “I need to write that down for my blog” – of more things Germans have said to me in English that they haven’t got … More Funny Things Germans Say In English: Part II