Waldsee Blog 

Welcome to the blog for Waldsee, the German Language Village. 

Subscribe here to receive new blog posts directly to your inbox. 

Follow us on Flickr to view all our photos. 


Meet the Waldsee Häuser!

Published: June 16, 2009

Last night as part of the Rundgang (tour), the villagers stopped by to be photographed as a Haus. Of course we didn't want to just have them pose normal, but rather with komischen Gesichten (funny faces)!

Haus Köln ist COOL!

Published: June 16, 2009

Come watch Haus Köln and their Hausruf (cabin cheer)!

Opening Day!

Published: June 15, 2009

We've had a great Eröffnungstag (opening day) so far! Today we welcomed a large group of one-week villagers and nine families. The fun has already started with going through the Grenze (border), choosing a new Waldsee Name, finding out which Haus they live in, and moving in. At the moment, everyone is playing games on the Marktplatz, visiting Café Einbeck, painting their Namenschild or just hanging out with new friends! Tonight we'll enjoy some wonderful Wienerschnitzel with Pommes...

Why Learn German

Published: December 13, 1901

Why Learn German? - What our Villagers have to say. We asked

Karneval der Kulturen

Published: December 13, 1901

[gallery]It is a great tradition in Berlin to celebrate multi-kulti Strassenfeste. A mixture of different cultures who are living in Berlin and all over Germany celebrating on the streets together, having different cultural food, music, dances and games and so we decided to do the same in Waldsee this year. Our Schlamasselgasse turned into a party zone with many stations! There were different food stands with Döner, Currywurst mit Pommes und Flammkuchen and different activities taken...

  • 113 of 115