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Week #7: The people we meet

Surely a semester abroad is about studying at another university, learning a new language and developing oneself; but the most important thing is: The people you meet. It is the people who are shaping your stay and I am…

DCIM100GOPRO
Australia Brisbane

Week #6: Games, Surf and Sports

Ahoi, dear friends! Another week is over and I can’t believe how time flies by. It has been a busy week: I took my first quizzes and handed in several assignments (one about sea cucumbers; interested? Anyone?), so slowly…

DCIM100GOPRO
Australia Brisbane

St. Patrick’s Day in Brisbane

I’ve been doing some culture. As Australia is a multicultural country, the Irish St. Patrick’s day is also being celebrated in down-under. I was studying hard on Sunday morning, when my housemate Caitlin convinced me to come with her…

Australia Brisbane

Week #4: Uni Life & Nightlife Comeback

Dear readers, I have been chosen to be an official blogger for UQ International. Therefore some of Ahoi Sophie’s content can also be seen at www.uq.edu.au/uqabroad/studentblogs. My first week at Uni is over and I can tell you there…

Australia Brisbane

Week #3: Sick in Brisbane

The third week in Brisbane is over and things are getting serious. On Friday I went out with some friends. We wanted to start our night in the Red Room, the Bar on Campus, where we had been once…

castles garden
Australia Brisbane

Australien für die Sinne

Australien ist ein Fest für alle Sinne. Es gibt so viel zu erfahren, dass mir das Warten auf die Fähre nichts ausmacht. In Deutschland war ich bereits genervt 6 Minuten auf den Bus warten zu müssen. Die Fähre kommt…

xbase central brisbane
Brisbane Where to stay

X Base Brisbane Central

Adresse: 308 Edward Street, Brisbane Australia Preise: Zwischen 20$ (~17€) für ein Bett im 10er Zimmer und 50$ für ein Einzelzimmer http://www.stayatbase.com/hostels/australia-hostels/base-brisbane-central Positiv Lage: superzentral gelegen, alles ist zu Fuß erreichbar (direkt an der Central Station und der Queen…

Inala Market
Australia Brisbane

Inala – Little Vietnam

Yesterday my aunt and my cousin Lisa, who are living in the suburbs of Brisbane, picked me up. The two of them moved to Australia five years ago, so it was awesome to see them again. They drove me to Inala,…

Ahoisophie in Brisbane
Australia Brisbane

Week #1 in Brisbane

Ihr Lieben, ich bin zwar erst den dritten Tag in Brisbane, aber es fühlt sich schon viel länger an. Wie ihr im letzten Post gelesen habt, fühlte ich mich von Anfang an wohl und dabei ist es auch geblieben.…

Australia Brisbane

Ode an Brisbane

zum Valentinstag Brisbane, du hast es mir angetan, ich bin dir verfallen, du machst mich wahn sinnig. Brisbane, du erfüllst mich mit Glück, je mehr ich von dir sehe, Stück für Stück. Mit deinem Charme hast du mein Herz…