German Diaries Day 6 – Munich (Part 1)

With Neuschwanstein Castle shrinking into the distance we were making our way to the final stop on our German tour; Munich. We decided to spend the last two nights just outside the centre of town so that I could take a well deserved rest from driving. I love a good road trip, but after 1000km in 5 days it was definitely time to spend a … Continue reading German Diaries Day 6 – Munich (Part 1)

Happy Blogiversary to me!

1 year! 12 whole months of blogging. I just can’t believe it. It feels like only yesterday that I started this blog, after procrastinating about doing it for a long time, and now I am celebrating it’s first birthday. What a year it has been! I have had two amazing adventures in Iceland and Bavaria, got engaged to my amazing fiancée (that is still putting … Continue reading Happy Blogiversary to me!

#Clearthelist – Language Goals August 2017

Wow, how quickly did July go? Over half way through the year, on the downward slope to Christmas now… but let’s not wish the year away just yet! With another month gone, it’s time to look back on how my language learning has gone and set new goals for the next 31 days. For those who don’t already know, #Clearthelist is a language learning community … Continue reading #Clearthelist – Language Goals August 2017

German Diaries Day 6 – Neuschwanstein Castle

We woke early on the sixth day with the final day of road tripping ahead of us. We planned on spending two nights in Munich so that I could take a little respite from the continuous driving. I think that 1000 km in 7 days of driving is more than enough for anyone, don’t you? Our first stop of the day was to be Neuschwanstein … Continue reading German Diaries Day 6 – Neuschwanstein Castle

German Diaries Day 5 – Lindau

Lindau, in case you have never heard of it, is a little town on an island poking out onto the north east corner of Lake Konstanz overlooking the Alps, Switzerland and beyond. The Gasthaus we had chosen for the night was on the outskirts of Lindau and so we thought it would be nice to venture into town and enjoy the sunset with the beautiful … Continue reading German Diaries Day 5 – Lindau

Mimic Method Elemental Sounds Course Review

6 weeks in and it’s finally time to share my experiences of using the new Elemental Sounds course from The Mimic Method. As this is my first course review I thought I would explain the format will use. I have started with a quick summary of all the key information followed by a more detailed description below. Rather than a star rating at the end … Continue reading Mimic Method Elemental Sounds Course Review

#Clearthelist – Language Goals July 2017

July is finally upon us and that can only mean one thing…. Time to set some new language learning goals. For those who don’t already know, #Clearthelist is a language learning community that brings together fellow language learners by sharing their monthly goals; hosted by Shannon of Eurolinguiste, Lindsay of Lindsay Does Languages, Kris Broholm of Actual Fluency, and Angel Pretot of French Lover. JUNE … Continue reading #Clearthelist – Language Goals July 2017