Ein Wochenendtrip von Frankfurt: Hessenpark Freilichtmuseum

Haben Sie alte Städte in Deutschland und Europa besucht und sich gefragt, wie es war, als die Menschen in diesen Städten gelebt wurden? Wir haben alle jene alten Häuser besucht, gemeinsame deutsche Siedlungen der Stadtmitte und Kirchen, aber die Geschichte hinter dem, was wir sahen, blieb zweideutig, bis wir ein Freilichtmuseum in der Nähe von…

A Weekend Gateaway from Frankfurt : Hessenpark Open Air Museum

Have you been visiting old cities around Germany and Europe and wondering what was it like when those cities were alive? We have been visiting all those old houses, common German settlings of town centers and churchs but the history behind what we were seeing remained ambigous until we discovered an open air museum near…

Almanya’nın Spargel’i, Türkiyenin Kuşkonmazı, Ege’nin Tilki Kuyruğu namı diğer Asparagus Officinalis

Almanya’da çok sevilen ve Nisan ayının sonundan Temmuz ayına kadar tüketilen Kuşkonmaz (Spargel) bitkisi, ülkemizde yaygın olarak tüketilmese de İç Anadolu’da İran kuşkonmazı olarak, Ege bölgesinde de  yabani olarak yetişen bir bitki. Almanya’da beyaz, yeşil ve mor-beyaz olarak Alman mutfağının bahar simgesi olan kuşkonmazın tarihi çok eskiye gidiyor. Milattan önce Yunan ve Roma imparatorluğunun olduğu…

Surviving or Thriving: Where do we stand on Mental Health?

Starting from today, Mental Health Foundation in the UK announced this week as Mental Health Awareness week with theme of “Surviving or Thriving” and published their report on Mental Health of the UK. According to their report 83 per cent of the UK stated that they experienced a mental health problem and each 4 out…

Why do we blog?

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Are we addicted to the keystrokes? Do we live for the fame? Do we just want someone to hear our voice? Phone. Coffee. Glasses. Ruler. Ready Set Blog! Everyday thousands of blogpost get published to the world wide web. Many of the post, like this one are just a blip…

Groceries In Germany: Shops, Products and Prices

When it comes to grocery shopping, the options are many in Germany. You can shop from discounters like Aldi, Penny, Lidl and Netto or you can shop from supermarkets like Rewe, Edeka, Real and Kaufland. Discounters offer groceries with their own brands at lower prices, you can find fine vegetables and fruits and each week discounters…

The Rent Prices and The Deposits in Germany

  Rents vary according to the size of the houses; the distance from the center / train & bus station /main street; the eliteness of the neighborhoods(consisting family houses) or the density of foreigners in a neighborhood(usually consisting more of apartments); and size. If you are alone and you are looking at studio apartments up to 50 square…

Finding A Place to Rent in Germany

If you are looking for a place to rent in Germany for the first time, this may be a challenge for you whether you are a student, an employee or a family. Therefore, I decided to write about this process to guide you step by step. First thing to know about the housing market in Germany…

Erasmus in Goethe University

Goethe University is one of the best universities to come for Erasmus. If you have a basic German education, Goethe University offers free German education for a month (just a month before semester start) and if you wish, you can continue studying German during the semester and it counts 9 credits. The official language in…

Frankfurt City, Costs, Accomodation&Food, Transportation, Language

How is the city of Frankfurt, Germany? How is the student life in Frankfurt? Frankfurt is one of the largest cities in Germany and is known as the financial center because of hosting European Central Bank, other important German banks like Commerzbank and Germany’s largest fairs. The city center is quite crowded and lively with…

Why Erasmus, Why Frankfurt?

What is Erasmus and how did my Erasmus journey begin? Erasmus is formed of different programs that would encourage young people in European Union (EU) countries to interact in cultural, social and academic ways. It is also a mobility tool to discover other EU countries and learn languages. In this post, I will be talking…