What I’ve learned about the British since moving to the UK
It has been two and a half years now since I moved to Great Britain, so I think it’s time to talk about all the odd and funny habits people have in this country and the cultural differences I’ve observed. When I left Germany I thought that things can’t really be much different, as the UK is a European country with a Western culture and it’s just a two-hour flight away from Germany.
My 10 favourite English words
Learning another language and slowly starting to understand, write and speak in that language is such a rewarding process but it’s also a challenging and daunting one. If you have ever lived in a foreign country where people don’t speak your language you have probably experienced how isolating and frustrating everyday life can be.
Home is here – a blog about expat life in the UK
What is home for you? A house, a town, a country? Does the smell of coffee or apple crumble make you feel at home? Or is home where all your loved ones are?