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My latest exploration of the beautiful Western Cape took a group of friends and me to the top of Table Mountain. But instead of simply taking the cable car, we decided to hike/climb all the way up to the top, starting in Kristenbosch Botanical garden and take the Skeleton Gorge… Continue reading
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Due to my intermediate leave is getting closer and the fact that the most work scheduled for my first 3 months is done, I’ve got a bit of time on hand to edit some more pictures. Therefore I’m proud to present you the second part of my Kristenbosch Botanical Garden… Continue reading
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Last weeks were pretty hectic for me in multiple ways: A lot of work got done, so the project I’m working on is making good progress, also I needed to tackle quiet some admin stuff and on top of all there are my weekend trips around the Western Cape. So… Continue reading
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A couple weeks ago I sized the opportunity of having a rental car and went out to explore Cape Town a bit. My main target was the famous Long Street, which is actually not so overly long, but the vibe of the old cafés and shops is stunning. So I… Continue reading
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Lately I discovered 2 facts: The first one is, I havn’t posted any new pictures in a while and second I’ve never uploaded the photos taken on top of Signal Hill. They are not so astonishing, but the twelve apostle are looking gorgeous in the light of the setting sun.… Continue reading
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It took me way longer, than I expected, but finally I crawled through over 1000 pictures. Now I’m proudly presenting the most amazing ones. Without doubt I count this journey to my most precious ones, due to the impressions I collected along the way. Stay tuned for more pictures after… Continue reading
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Because Stellenbosch, the city I’m staying in, is apparently one of the finest wine regions of the world, I though it would be nice to get into this culture a bit. Luckily the annually Stellenbosch wine festival took place last week. So I captured some of the moments, while enjoying… Continue reading
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As many of you may have already guessed I’m currently in South Africa. To be more precise I stay in Stellenbosch, a relatily small city near Cape Town. The purpose of my stay are not holidays (not only 😉 , but its more an internship at the Department for Biochemistry.… Continue reading
Disclaimer: All mistakes I made, were preventable. Either with more preparation time or careful reading. Also I still made it to South Africa. 😉 Back in mid summer 2015 my supervisor in Rostock, Germany made me a unique offer: To travel as exchange scientist to a research group in Stellenbosch,… Continue reading
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As I was arriving at my new home for 6 months, I didn’t hesitated and captured some of my first impressions of this beautiful city. Though I’m still impressed and overwhelmed of how exciting this whole journey will be. Continue reading