Swissotel Le Plaza Basel
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Another travel day. Tonight we sleep in Huningue, France as we wait for our flight back to Lisbon, Portugal before heading home. After an easy and stress-free train trip from Linthal to Basel, Switzerland, we find ourselves in the middle of an industrial village in France along the Rhine River, overlooking Germany. Not much happening here, so at 5:30pm, after a stroll through town, over the Rhine to Germany and back again, we are lounging in the ...
... up and down and singing cheers. Because we weren't familiar with any Freiburg cheers or even knew if they sang cheers, being the obnoxious group we are, we created our own Freiburg chant that we sang increasingly loud throughout the game. Although, the game ended in a tie, I know consider myself an SC Freiburg Faithful fan and will definitely be going back for more..
Over this past week, I finally decorated my room a little with ...
... to see much, but I was able to get some exercise, see more of the city, and find a beautiful beer garden that I am sure I will take advantage of in the spring.
I am getting ready to leave for my first trip to Berlin and Prague tomorrow!! After stressing about what to pack for this simple 6 day trip, I am hoping by the end of my time here I'll learn to be a more efficient packer.
Here's to getting 2 more stamps on my passport!!
... to get my mindset into the "study" portion of study abroad, my FOMO syndrome (Fear of Missing Out) has been at an all time high. When deciding whether to stay in my (still undecorated and uninviting) room and catch up on my class readings or go out with my new friends and experience more of Freiburg, my FOMO kicks in and I just can't say no. Plus I would much rather be taking in the sites of Freiburg than my plain white dorm walls. In ...
... of about 6 pictures (2 of which are pictures of beer and food).
Today we began our first session of our "intensive seminar/german language" orientation. After 3 hours of class and the weather being a bit overcast/rainy, I decided to have a relaxed afternoon. After buying groceries at the supermarket and having my first cooking attempt on a German stove, I relaxed with some friends.
Tonight we will be going to ...
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