On our blog international students share their experiences about studying and living in Germany. Get a first impression with their stories and photos. They draw their very own picture of the country and share it with you. Enjoy reading!

The Beautiful Offenburg Autumn

16/10/2017 - 11:31 - 0 Comments by | china flag

Autumn Leaves

Autumn in Beijing comes as fast as it goes and goes as fast as it comes. It just stays for a few days and if you’re too busy, you might just miss it. Autumn in Offenburg, on the other hand, is actually a season – a beautiful and mesmerizing one – a mixture of golden, […]


25 Things about the Oktoberfest in Munich

09/10/2017 - 08:32 - 0 Comments by Megan Mahoney | united_states_of_america flag

Oktoberfest is one of Germany’s biggest party times and has become a worldwide phenomenon. Sure we all enjoy having a drink with good friends and food, but it’s really much, much more than that! It is an age-old tradition that encourages us all to relax and celebrate some of the best aspects of German culture. […]


Grocery Shopping in Offenburg

09/10/2017 - 08:26 - 2 Comments by | china flag


This is my third week in Offenburg and so far I know three places to grocery shop at – Aldi, Edeka and Penny. Aldi is a supermarket chain based in Germany founded by brothers Karl and Theo Albrecht in 1946. It is the only supermarket chain store situated in the Offenburg city center, as far […]