‘Have you seen my blue sheep?’

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Okay, so I’ve now been in Heidelberg for a month and it’s safe to say that I’ve learnt a lot.  Owing to the fact that I’ve just been doing a Sprachkurs (language course), I’ve been able to have a lot of fun, but of course there have been many, many things to get used to in moving to a new country and uni!

Heidelberg in the sun

You don’t have to leave H for a beautiful view 🙂

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T minus 10, 9, 8, 7…

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My bags are not packed.  My accommodation at Heidelberg University is unknown (it’s confirmed, but confusingly they can’t tell me where yet).

Yet as I wistfully consider how I’m going to miss Durham and stare out of the window at the pouring rain outside (pathetic fallacy: check), I’m overcome with excitement.  I want to run out the door and jump into the swelling puddles outside.  I might just do so after writing this. Continue reading