Category Archives: Random Castle Series

Random Castle Series Vol. III: Thanksgiving and a Trip to Bernkastel-Kues

Here I sit, with a four day weekend ahead of me. The life of a language assistant in Germany, you will understand, is a difficult one. I won’t have you thinking though that I’ve been wasting my time. No, I … Continue reading

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Random Castle Series, Vol. II: Burg Eltz

The other weekend I capitalized on the last of the nice-ish autumn weather and went on a day hike to Burg Eltz (Eltz Castle), located eastward along the Mosel near Koblenz, just outside of Moselkern. My student card with the … Continue reading

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Random Castle Series, Vol. I: Cochem and Saarburg

Though we’ve been on Herbstferein (Autumn Break) here in Rhineland-Pfalz for about a week now, I’ve hardly done any traveling (besides the quick trip to Bavaria last weekend!). This weekend however some of the assistants and I took two short … Continue reading

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