Hey guys! Welcome to American Expats, a series that shows you what expat life is like in cities around the world. Next up we have our first Germany-based expat — Jordan! Jordan has been living in Hamburg, Germany, for almost two years.
Here, she talks about local German beers, the hip warehouse district, and how everything is closed on Sundays.
Jordan’s background: Moin! (That’s ‘hello’ in northern German slang.) My name is Jordan and I live in Hamburg with my boyfriend. I work in advertising, helping major German companies launch their campaigns on the international market.
I ended up living in Hamburg due to my German boyfriend. We met at a ball in Heidelberg, Germany, while I was doing my Master’s. After doing long-distance for almost eight months while I was living in Scotland, we decided that I would move back to Germany as the visa process would be easier for me than