Our large offer of different excursions was not the only reason why Julian decided to study German at ActiLingua.


Where are you from?
From England.

How long have you been studying German?
For six and a half years.

Why did you choose ActiLingua?
ActiLingua looked like it offered different possibilities to improve my German language skills.

What do you especially like about ActiLingua?
All the excursions and other activities (lectures, waltzing class, et cetera).*

Why did you choose Vienna?
I have already travelled to different parts of Germany to improve my German. I wanted to experience other parts of the German-speaking regions, too. As a musician, I am also very interested in Vienna.

What do you like most about Vienna?
The music and the food!

What is your favorite place in Vienna?
Apart of the ActiLingua Academy, probably the Vienna State Opera  or the Stephansplatz (and all nearby coffee houses and restaurants).

What is a must-do in Vienna?
St. Stephen’s cathedral, Figlmüller and Plachutta (eating Schnitzel), Diglas (eating Strudel), St. Charles Church, Vienna State Opera, Vienna Volksoper, joining a waltzing class, visiting museums (e.g. MuseumsQuartier), et cetera.

What do you have to eat or drink in Vienna?
Schnitzel, Strudel, small/ big  “Brauner” with whipped cream, Palatschinken, Kaiserschmarrn.

What is typically Austrian?
Skiing and Wiener Schnitzel. Otherwise, it depends on where you are.

How many “Schnitzel“ have you eaten already?
I am not sure anymore.

What is your favorite German word?
Rindfleischetikettierungsüberwachungsaufgabenübertragungsgesetz. (en: law for the delegation of monitoring beef labelling)

What is your summary about Vienna?
Very beautiful city, good music and delicious food. The people are very nice and I will miss Vienna very much!


*Julian took part in almost every ActiLingua activity programme.

After his German course at ActiLingua, Julian started his internship, which he attained through our help. If you are also interested in an internship, you can find all information about our course “German & Work Experience” here!