A colorful roadtrip all over Cuba – 10 places in 18 days

My Cuban roadtrip hasn’t even started yet, when the first problems already appeared. Who would have thought it is that complicated to rent a car? But with that first challenge mastered I was looking forward to an intriguing ride over the Caribbean island to see it’s broad spectrum and beauty. What followed were 18 days and 3,000 km of adventure, nearly no internet access, coping with the permanent shortage of everything, the indifferent road conditions and even a a visit at the local police station after an attempted fraud – but also highly enjoyable nature, beautiful pastel colored towns, beaches with turquoise water, interesting historic insights, hospitable locals and quiet a few Mojito’s! Cuba is absolutely worth a trip but be prepared for a country incomparable to other places in the world and an adventure that I would call the ‘charming challenge of improvisation’.

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How to organize a semester abroad

Auslandssemester… das klingt nach einer Menge Spaß, neuen Freunden, Abenteuer und trotz Uni-Alltag irgendwie nach einem langen Urlaub. Das wird es bestimmt auch, aber vor dem ganzen Spaß steht auch jede Menge bürokratische Organisationsleistung. 

Hier eine Step-by-Step-Anleitung für die Frage: “Wie organisiere ich mein Auslandssemester”:

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