Grounded Traveler

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Grounded Traveler
A blog about living the expat life in Germany. Cultural observations, tips on coping and travel inspiration in Germany, Europe and the wider world.
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  • The one constant is change 2 years ago Pretty much since I became a freelance developer in April 2013, the blog has suffered. Since coming to Berlin in autumn of 2013 for a contract, I have only managed a handful of posts. I acknowledge this and accept it, but it’s my site so I get to post as I feel. Not only does…The one constant...
  • Brain Dump : Groceries in Germany 2 years ago Food is one of those central things to life. It is pretty low on the hierarchy of needs. We gotta eat. Sometimes though, this oh so basic thing can get really confusing and complicated when it comes to living in another country, even one as modern as Germany. So here is pretty much everything...
  • Five Ways I Deal with a Fear of Flight 3 years ago I have written a number of things over the past few years about being afraid of flying. The blog name of Grounded Traveler echos to that as well. I do now fly when I must. It is not at all my favorite activity, but I do it so I can see things and visit people…Five Ways I Deal with a Fear of...
  • Brain Dump : Health Insurance in Germany 3 years ago This is what we have learned from experiences and asking questions related to our situation around health insurance in Germany. Definitely ask your own questions, but this might give you a basis of understanding. Laws change and every situation is different, as such I make no guarantees for this...
  • German Efficiency is an Illusion 3 years ago One of the oft mentioned hallmarks of the German culture is its efficiency. After living here for 6 years, I think this is an illusion. The illusion is not malicious or even intended. It is just a misinterpretation. German society is based on planning and setting expectations. This gives an air of... Featured Expat Blog Badge:

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18:08 PM December 11, 2012

I love Andrew's blog, one of my regular reads!

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