I’ve been in Berlin for just over a week, and I’m almost finished with my first week of German intensive courses! The “real” classes won’t begin until October, and until then we have three weeks of intensive German lessons and more orientation stuff most afternoons. Here’s what a typical day looks like for me at this point.
Welcome to Berlin!
When I got to the airport, all the anxiety about this trip I’d been feeling over the previous few days melted away. I finally felt excited and ready to go–as ready as you can ever be for a trip of this caliber.
Here’s all the things I’ve been up to to prepare for my semester abroad in Berlin.
Housing Assignment in Berlin
I received my housing information from IES a couple of weeks ago. I will be sharing an apartment with a 59-year-old grandmother!