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Mar 20 5:29pm
Freiburg

Mastering Grocery Shopping

Post by Rachel Musetti

Grocery shopping in a foreign country can be intimidating. Everything looks different, things are located in unusual places, and the labels are in a language you don't yet understand. But don't worry, grocery shopping in Freiburg isn't as scary as it seems. Here's how I make grocery shopping simple.

Know what to look for BEFORE you get to the store!

Mar 20 7:18am
Freiburg

Getting Around Freiburg

Post by Rachel Musetti

In the United States, it's easy and convenient to call a cab or an uber to get to dinner with friends, but in Germany, an even better system exists. Public transportation is safe and reliable in Freiburg.

Mar 19 12:39pm
Freiburg

Serene Sundays in Germany

Post by Rachel Musetti

It's a tradition for Germany to close all stores and most restaurants on Sundays as a day of rest, but IES Abroad students can't be kept inside.

Mar 8 12:13pm
Freiburg

Dear Freiburg

Post by Kiara Paninos

A first-week reflection.