In love with Qingdao

The days passed so fast and I am not even two months here. But I am feeling really like home and I like Qingdao. The last week was exciting and I had a lot of adventures. My younger sister arrived on Saturday from Germany and is visiting me for more than two weeks. After a … Continue reading In love with Qingdao

German Wine Festival in Qingdao

What a nice weekend! This weekend was the German Wine Festival in Qingdao, China. It was the 4th German Wine Festival. But for me the first one. The Festival was over three days,a lot of fun and perfect for everybody, which want to have a drink, some food or dance.     The Festival was … Continue reading German Wine Festival in Qingdao

More than just sitting in a class room

Having new experiences and doing new things have been one of my main goals in my life for the last couple of years, so when I heard that I would be able to capture and try windsurfing, I was thrilled. I heard this the first day when I arrived at the office of XMandarin, my stay … Continue reading More than just sitting in a class room

Start to learn a new language!

The first month from my adventure is over and it fells here more and more like home. I am really happy to found XMandarin and that I had the chance to learn a new language. Where ever I travel I learned so much new things. I learned so much interested, from the people and more … Continue reading Start to learn a new language!

If you never try it, you’ll never know if you would like it

Where ever you go for travel or living you just have to try things. Sometimes you have to try the traditional food or explore the culture from the country. After my 4 weeks now in Qingdao, i really tried different food typical for China. In every country, the food is different. That’s what I love … Continue reading If you never try it, you’ll never know if you would like it

Tracing 8000 km back home

It feels like yesterday that I wrote my first article on this blog. As one of out first post since the conception of this web, I explained how I made my way across 8000 km, going all across Eurasia from Spain to Qingdao. Back then, I was but a humble student with no idea about … Continue reading Tracing 8000 km back home

Did you ever wrote or draw a Chinese word ?

One week is already over and the time flies away but this week will be in my memories forever. I will tell you everything from the beginning... As you know it is my first time here in China and I could never imagine that I will learn chinese when I was in my hometown. „Did … Continue reading Did you ever wrote or draw a Chinese word ?

Seven things I learned in my first week in Qingdao

Incredibly, how fast the first week was gone, specially by all these new impressions. I feel so comfortable and welcome here and looking forward to the next six months in Qingdao. Here are seven things, I learned in my first week in Qingdao. 1. It´s easier, to go to people and get with them in … Continue reading Seven things I learned in my first week in Qingdao

My six month adventure in China

It’s quite hard to imagine what China could be like, if you’ve never been there. China is very different to my home country Germany. The reason why I always wanted to travel to China, might have been my fascination of the country and the people. When I was ten years old, I saw an airplane … Continue reading My six month adventure in China

The times flies – going back to Germany

I cannot believe that my time in China is almost over. The times was flying by so fast. Now, I am in Qingdao, China for 5,5 months already and next week I will go back to my home country. It was very hurting to make the step and buy a plane ticket back home. You … Continue reading The times flies – going back to Germany