Prague

As I mentioned, I was in Prague last weekend. Two other teaching assistants came along and we met up with my friends from CLU, Jesse and Mayan, who are studying abroad there.  I sure many of you know that in the past I have despised Prague, but I went with an open mind and had…

Oktoberfest!

Oktoberfest!

Location: Eggenberg, Austria (Okay, actually Prague, Czech Republic, but that’s not what this post is about.) I thought it was time for a stereotypical post.  Last weekend, the former teaching assistant, Chris, came to Horn to visit. He showed me around town some more and was  nice enough to let me tag along to a…

Horn

The Real World, Hot Water, and the YMCA

Location: Yep, still Horn, Austria Well I guess my “real world” is a little unusual, but it’s hitting me pretty hard right now.  Living by myself in a town where I can barely understand people is difficult, not to mention with the added stress of being away from my family and friends.  Anyway, I’ve been…

Home?

Location: Horn, Austria http://tiny.cc/f99vd Well, I’ve finally arrived in the town of Horn and it’s pretty much how I imagined it to be.  Horn seems to be an average small town in Austria.  There is a lot of farm land surrounding the area and I’m near the “Wald Viertel”, literally meaning “Forest Quarter”.  I’ve heard…