Tag der Zoologie- Day of Zoology

On July 2 it’s the 140th anniversary of the zoological Institute in Rostock So, the whole day will be dedicated to guess what?! zoology .   What can you expect? -Lots of stimuli or all your senses! And way more than the 3D Show they will show…   What will your eyes be looking forward […]

Dos and Don’ts in the traffic

Germany is well known for its public transport system. Hence for a backpacker a good way to travel through Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania is by train or bus. If you go to Rostock, you will even have the possibility to get by the interurban train or tram from one place to another. Isn’t that luxury?! Still, there […]

A very different museum: Bunker 302

Another guest blog; this time from a guest writer called Andreas Foth, who I have had the pleasure of instructing Business. As we were discussing interesting activities for visiting tourists to the region, Andreas mentioned a place that I have never heard of in all my years here but now feel compelled to go and […]

The Barnstorfer Wald (Southwest of Rostock)

After a long and heavy night of partying, you might feel the need to relax and sober up. One nice place to calm down lies in the southwestern part of Rostock: the ‘Barnstorfer Wald’ – a huge, 156 Hectare, forest resort near the Ostseestadion. It is divided into 2 parts. The more eastern part offers […]


Wednesday | 22nd June | FANAM Sports Party This is the second try of the FANAM (Fachschaft Anglistik/Amerikanistik) to start their interesting event. Due to bad weather at the actual date (8th June) they shifted the HIGHLAND GAMES to the 22nd June. Cross your fingers for better weather this time and join our party! You […]

The Mensa of Rostock

Hello again, this time I am going to present you something that is not really considered to be a restaurant. Nevertheless, I do think that this entry will help you getting food for cheap and of high quality. I am talking about the Mensen of the Studentenwerk Rostock. These canteens provide students and everyone else […]

Fête De La Musique

You like live music, good-tempered people and a heated atmosphere? Next to lots of fun those are the things that will expect you on the music street festival “Fête De La Musique”. It has its origin in France thirty years back and was supposed to reflect the French passion for music. Nowadays it takes place […]

Rostock is celebrating Whitsun

In Germany Whitmonday is a bank holiday – yeeha J – , which is the 13th of June this year. Therefore, most of the shops are closed. However, in Warnemünde many shops will be open and there will be a fashion show, called “Fashion Show Nonstop”, where 17 shops from Warnemünde present their spring- and […]

The ‘Studentenkeller’

One of the most most interesting party locations in Rostock is the ‘Studentenkeller’ with its huge underground dancefloor and catacombs. The outdoor area in summertime is also an exciting place to chill and enjoy some cool drinks and snacks. A ‘Must-Go’ for all students!       STAFF INTERVIEW   1. Introduce yourself and your […]

Bunker Kino

Enjoy motion pictures and save money! How cool is that? Every Monday, the Kulturkombinat Bunker offers you a place to watch common movies:all  just for a few bucks.The Kulturkombinat Bunker in Rostock e.V. association also arranges classic and modern music concerts, exhibitions, theater and cabaret shows in case you are notin the mood for motion […]


Have you heard about ‘Slacklining’? No? You should continue to read this article about Slacklining in Rostock, then. You could also get an idea what Slacklining is when viewing some videos on Youtube. If you haven’t the possibility to check it out on Youtube, I’ll give you a short introduction. The basic idea is that […]