Warms You Up, Keeps Your Meals Colourful: Pumpkin Soup

Soups are a staple food for cold weather; not only they can be consumed for every meal but also, they are a great source of vitamins and a shield against sickness especially when they are made with seasonal produce. One of the stars of this season is pumpkin. They are the harbinger of autumn and available from September to January. You can see pumpkin goodies in bakeries and various kinds of them are on supermarket shelves. Weiterlesen

Action im Schnee: Unsere Wintersportkurse im Überblick

Im Winter ist alles nur grau und langweilig? Iwo! Mit unserem vielfältigen Angebot an Wintersportkursen wirst du dieses Semester spontan zum Snowboardprofi! Was alles in der schneeverwehten Welt des Wintersportes hier in Freiburg auf dich wartet, erzählt uns Herr Landenberger, der beim Studierendenwerk für die Sport- und Freizeitaktivitäten zuständig ist.

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Three international Christmas traditions that may seem strange to foreigners

Christmas is a time of traditions – each family, village, region and country has their own and many people have surprisingly strong options on how things should be done. Whether it’s about where and with whom to spend the holidays, about the decorations or the food – once established it seems almost sacrilegious to break with certain Christmas traditions. To outsiders this behaviour can be amusing or even absurd but what kind of traditions are we even talking about? Here’s three international Christmas traditions that might seem a little odd to people from other countries. Weiterlesen