Germany

Cologne, Germany

Blogger: Clara Murphy

“Cologne? Like the perfume?” This was my response upon hearing that my friend, Mairead, was going to spend her year abroad in the relatively obscure German city. Germany never really appealed to me. Seemed to take itself too seriously; the geographical equivalent of a 9am Monday lecture. Despite my doubts, I did end up visiting. Twice even.

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Nuremberg Has Something for Everyone

Guest Blogger: Fiona Bresnihan

I spent my third year of university in Nuremberg. During my time there I uncovered many parts of the beautiful city that I would recommend everyone to visit. There are so many beautiful aspects to Nuremberg. One of the main attractions is the Kaiserburg also known as Nuremberg Castle. Together with the city walls it is meant to be one of Europe’s most considerable medieval war systems. (more…)