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Encountering Sam’s Club in China

Encountering Sam’s Club in China

Few companies are as American as Wal-Mart. That’s why it was a surprise to discover all the ways in which the company is tailoring its operations to the Chinese market during our Jan. 8...

Auf wiedersehen, Berlin!

I have now been home for a few days after coming back from my semester long journey in Europe. It was certainly an unforgettable experience, and I am very glad that I made the...

Christmas Time in Germany

Weihnachten (the German word for Christmas) time is a very scenic and picturesque season in Germany. Christmas markets (Weihnachtsmarkt) are located everywhere around Germany, but especially in Berlin. I visited three different markets in...

Impressions of Native Germans

While visiting Europe during their Thanksgiving breaks, my family stayed with my father’s German friend who lives in Berlin, as they were friends during college. It was really interesting to get to see a...

Trip to Prague

Although this was the first year that I was not able to make it home for Thanksgiving, some of my family used their Thanksgiving break to make the trip to Europe. It was great...