Category: Around Here

Around Here

And like that, I am back in Austria. I ended up taking a very long, but much needed break from the Internet to spend quality time with family and friends. So hello and hallo 2017, nice to see you! For this edition of Around Here, I thought I would share a funny story that happened […]

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Around here

The first snow of the season arrived last week and instantly everything feels like Christmas time. Since Austria does not celebrate Halloween or Thanksgiving it is straight onto Christmas here. The city center is preparing for the upcoming Advent Market and the chestnut man has reopened his stall next to the old church. Around here: […]

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Autumn in Austria 

Autumn in Austria is beautiful – mountains with snow-covered peaks, forests with vibrant red leaves, and the smell of firewood in the air. This is my first Autumn in Austria and I am smitten. Our city center is slowly transitioning to the cold as the gelato shops close and the roasted chestnut stall reopens. This […]

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Around here – Sleepy Laika being a lazy pup on our bed. Since becoming underemployed I have been able to spend more time with him and it blows my mind to see how much of his time¬†is spent napping. We believe he is about 6 – 7 years old, so perhaps he is just enjoying […]

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