It’s that time of the semester again, where I crawl into a hole for the better part of two weeks only to reappear in the end with my completed term papers. Like last semester, I took a couple courses through the University of Bonn itself, not just its international office. The only way I could make this year abroad work was if I took at … Continue reading The Beginning of the End
This past week has been filled with studying, winding down classes and beginning to do departure procedures. There are several things to take care of, paperwork wise, and it’ll take some time, so I’m getting a head start so it doesn’t pile up at the end. In the midst of all this craziness, though, the University of Bonn’s international office decided to do their “final farewell” … Continue reading (First) Farewell am Rhein
We made it to Frankfurt, Germany last Tuesday. Our mini expedition began with a 4-hour car ride to Munich, or München. Thank goodness our car had GPS! Driving in Germany is very different from Iceland, plus there are other drivers that you have to share the road with here. In Munich, we stopped at the BMW museum- I’m not much of a car person, but … Continue reading I Have Arrived in Deutschland!
I decided to begin my trip abroad a few days early so that I could have some time for site seeing before my rotation starts. After all, it isn’t very often that you get the opportunity to travel abroad. My lovely aunt actually came along to keep me company! Our first stop was in the land where lava meets ice! The flight had a layover … Continue reading A pit stop
Nine hours: the longest flight I have ever been on. As I approached my aisle seat, I tried to discreetly explain to an old lady that she was in my seat. She did not seem to understand and so I simply decided to take the seat next to her. I proceeded to be sandwiched between two women for the next nine hours, and not once … Continue reading I Have Arrived!
Year: 4th yearMajor/Minor: Pharmacy Program: Advanced Pharmacy Practical Experience – Eltville Have you traveled abroad before? If so, where and why?I have traveled as part of a band tour through Europe after my freshman year in undergrad visiting France, England, Germany, Italy, Austria, and Switzerland. I have also been to the Dominican Republic twice for global health outreach trips where we provide free medical services to … Continue reading Rachel Perry: Summer in Eltville, Germany