Han-Lin Dormitory

So my first days have passed and so far I really like it here 🙂 I am looking forward to the arrival of my roommate tomorrow. It will be much more fun exploring the area together. This and the last evening I was walking through the Feng Chia University nightmarket – that is so much…

Arrival in Taiwan

Yesterday I arrived in Taiwan. The trip was ok, but I couldn’t sleep on the plane. So I was rather exhausted when I arrived at the airport in Taipei. But there my trip wasn’t over: I had to take a bus to Taichung. At the airport I first bought a local sim card for my…

Only 22 days to go until my arrival in Taiwan!

Wow, only 22 days left until I will arrive in Taiwan! That means 21 days until my flight… I can’t believe it! Since my last post I received some important information: I know now where my dormitory will be! It’s the Han Lin dormitory which – as far as I understood – is especially for international…

Thoughts about my semester abroad in Taiwan …. and bubble tea

German summary at the bottom / Deutsche Zusammenfassung am Ende Preparations for my semester abroad Less than 2 months now and I will be in Taiwan again! I can’t really believe it yet. But already twice I had nightmares about packing my suitcase for Taiwan 😉 I find the thought of packing just 1 suitcase…

Semester abroad!

Today I booked my flight back to Taiwan! I got accepted to spend a semester abroad at Feng Chia University in Taichung. 🙂 I will take some business related courses from the International MBA programme and I will  have Chinese classes! I haven’t started learning Chinese so far – I am curious how it will…

What now?

What will happen now? First I planned this to be my finale article to the blog. I still want to mention a few things and conclude my blog. But maybe this won’t be the end of my blog after all: This week I handed in my application for an semester abroad in Taiwan! If I…

Back in Germany

The two weeks of my exciting trip to Taiwan came to an end. Last week on Thursday evening – after a 24 hour day of travelling – I arrived at my parents home in Germany. Luckily I had a weekend to recover: In the night from Friday to Saturday I slept 15 hours ! But…

Update: Aboriginal Culture Village

Finally I could access the pictures and videos I made at Aboriginal Culture Village. If you are interested in dance or music you might enjoy the video I made. It shows a selection of dance performances in the Aboriginal Village. I really enjoyed the performances and the singing.

First day in Kinmen

This morning I had to leave the home of my host family, the last few nights I will spend in hotels with other participants. The time here passed so quickly, I cannot believe that I fly home to Germany in a few days! So this morning we took a plane to Kinmen, this is an…

Two days in Taipei

The last two days I went on day trips to Taipei with Vivian. It’s not so far from Keelung and so one can reach it by bus or car. Before we went to Taipei on the first day we had a relaxed morning at the home of my host family. After a yummy lunch at…