Day Six in München: Salzburg, Austria

March 21, 2017 So let's pick up from where we left off. The note. I didn't realize just how much of a butthead I was to the new roomies when I first woke up, so I didn't have a chance to apologize to them face to face. I didn't really get a picture till after … Continue reading Day Six in München: Salzburg, Austria

Day Five in München: Emily, a tour, and beer.

March 20, 2017 I got to laze around in the morning while waiting for my classmate, Emily, to arrive at Hauptbahnhof.  We met and went back to the hostel to drop off her bags before running off to Marienplatz. We were running late for our free walking tour!  Yes I know, I went on two … Continue reading Day Five in München: Emily, a tour, and beer.

Day Four in München: Return from Freiburg & Gladbach v. Bayern at Stadion

March 19, 2017 When Elnur and I woke up (or I did, because he was awake most of the night) we got ready and then he took me into the city center to show me around his new city.  We stopped at a little cafe, Kaiser City, where I had quiche and espresso and Elnur … Continue reading Day Four in München: Return from Freiburg & Gladbach v. Bayern at Stadion

Day Three in München: A mishap and a late trip to Freiburg

March 18, 2017 Since I'm writing about each day of my trip, I'm even going to tell you about the one that was mainly boring because I was a drunken idiot the night before. Apologies for the lackluster nature of this one. But at least I'm letting you know right up front so you can … Continue reading Day Three in München: A mishap and a late trip to Freiburg

​Day Two in München: Schloss Neuschwanstein

March 17, 2017 You may have heard of the Bavarian castle that inspired Walt Disney's fairy tale castle in the animated film Sleeping Beauty. But maybe you, like many others and myself, can't pronounce Neuschwanstein properly, so (out loud) you'll just call it the Disney Castle. I am so happy that I decided to book … Continue reading ​Day Two in München: Schloss Neuschwanstein

Day One in München: A trip, a tour, and a quiz.

March 16, 2017 Well, I was so excited to finally land in Munich after 20 hours of travel that I tripped and fell on my face on the way off the plane. I wasn't hurt though and jumped up and threw my hands in the air, "Welcome to Munich!" I exclaimed.  My train into Munich … Continue reading Day One in München: A trip, a tour, and a quiz.

To Munich I Go: That darn Delta in-flight wifi

It's been a long couple of days trying to finish up the winter quarter at DU and prepare for my spring break trip to Munich. This morning my flight left from Denver at 9 a.m. and I'm on my way to my first stop, Atlanta. Woohoo! Everything went smoothly getting to the airport, through security, … Continue reading To Munich I Go: That darn Delta in-flight wifi

Facebook Commercials? No Thank You!

Facebook is now inserting advertisements directly into the video content you’re watching. The headline of this article, “Facebook’s Commercial Breaks Are Ready for Primetime,” really caught me off guard. I know Facebook is all about getting that ad revenue, but I hadn’t thought this site housed enough video content to really make video ads work. … Continue reading Facebook Commercials? No Thank You!

Uber Contracted A Virus, They Call It #DeleteUber

If you’re on social media regularly or have friends who are, you probably heard about the trending Uber boycott that occurred a few weeks ago. It started on Twitter with a hashtag, #DeleteUber, and quickly took flight from there. ...

Will Amazon’s Affordability Trump Netflix’s Content Globally?

On Dec. 14, 2016, Amazon announced that Prime Video streaming services were officially available in more than 200 countries across the globe, according to an article in Bloomberg Technology. Netflix also announced its expansion to over 190 countries and territories worldwide on January 4, 2017. At first glance this might look like a simple game … Continue reading Will Amazon’s Affordability Trump Netflix’s Content Globally?