The sun shone on my face as I left golden fields and bleating sheep behind to turn into Sydhavn, where the colorful wall caught my eye. It was covered in graffiti, but at the top were the words “Human race is a parasite” and then “Spyo who”. The slogan, and the distinctive style of theContinue reading “Following Spyo”
This piece was originally written for my DIS travel writing class, but I also wanted to post it here. Enjoy! (And sorry, Mom.) Christel greeted me with a smile, as usual, when I entered the shop for my appointment. “Are you ready? How are you feeling?” Her fuschia, black, and white hair was in itsContinue reading “Puncturing the Body Mod World”
As I’ve mentioned previously, I love to run, but I lack the motivation to run long, long distances by myself, because it’s kind of lonely. Fortunately, a friend of mine, Will, also loves to run, so the two of us decided we were going to run from the Mønten Kollegium on Amager to my homestayContinue reading “The Half…Plus Some”
Climbing at Copenhagen Boulders Since I hadn’t been able to boulder before coming to Copenhagen due to the virus, I was eager to get back into it. After trying a few gyms in Copenhagen, I settled on Copenhagen Boulders in Sydhavn (so between DIS and my homestay). Normally I bike from DIS to Boulders, andContinue reading “Favorite Ways to Exercise in Copenhagen”
On Tuesday during our study tour to Århus we visited ARoS, one of the preeminent modern art museums in Denmark. First, ARoS is huge. There are nine floors (logically labeled 0, 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, and 10), and the entire building is filled with art—even the “open” spaces and walls. I couldContinue reading “A New Lens for the World—A Visit to ARoS”
Hello, all, and welcome to the first post on my blog! I’m excited to be a DIS student blogger and bring you along on some of my adventures this semester in Copenhagen. Be sure to check out my Pictures page, where you can see more images of fun things I’ve been doing. I spent allContinue reading “Studying in Copenhagen during Corona?”
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