Danlin Liang is currently an international student in Germany and concurrently serves as a Business Creation Associate at EIT Manufacturing in Darmstadt. She hails originally from China. After her graduation, she embarked on a series of travels, providing her with diverse experiences and perspectives.
Author: Angela Ivanova
Danlin Liang is a young individual originally from China. She is currently an international student in Germany and concurrently serves as a Business Creation Associate at EIT Manufacturing in Darmstadt. Post-graduation, she embarked on a series of travels, providing her with diverse experiences and perspectives.
Danlin is fervently dedicated to yoga and maintains her physical fitness with enthusiasm, often visiting the gym. Beyond her passion for yoga and fitness, Danlin is an ardent dog lover and takes pride in owning a Border Collie.
Danlin finds the allure of Odenwald simply irresistible. The dynamic blend of cultural events in both Darmstadt and the charming neighbouring villages never fails to captivate her. From enchanting music concerts to thought-provoking theatre performances and captivating art exhibitions, every corner seems to hum with creative energy. As an international student, Danlin can get a free ticket to explore different cultures, and this vibrant cultural scene is not just a feast for the senses but also an invaluable window into diverse cultures.
Every meal is an adventure
Beyond the cultural diversity, Odenwald’s sprawling expanse offers many opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts like hiking, biking, and nature walks. “The university always hosts such interesting hiking activities for us”, said Danlin. And then there’s the culinary journey. Odenwald captivates Danlin with its diverse dining experiences. From hearty traditional German fare to the tantalising flavors of international cuisines, every meal is an adventure. Exploring quaint local eateries and savouring regional delicacies has become second nature to her.
Public transport in Odenwald is a boon, ensuring easy connectivity and accessibility. Her abode in Darmstadt is in close proximity to Frankfurt, striking the perfect balance between the tranquillity of nature and the vibrancy of city life. Swimming, bouldering, or simply having a picnic in public gardens – the options are endless. What truly warms her heart, though, are the encounters with people from various walks of life. And, of course, the abundance of cafes and restaurants doesn’t hurt either. In her own words, “I’ve found everything I need here, and that’s why I relish every moment of living here.”
As she looks to the future, Danlin’s path seems clear – to get a master’s degree in TU Darmstadt and to stay living in the area. The innovative landscape of Darmstadt, brimming with startups, beckons. Her dream? To find herself in a little town that effortlessly blends the best of both worlds
Danlin’s tips for exploring Odenwald
For those venturing into Odenwald, Danlin recommends exploring the picturesque landscapes of the Odenwald Forest. The well-marked trails promise adventures aplenty. Darmstadt’s city centre, with its cultural gems, begs exploration, while local restaurants beckon with the promise of traditional German fare and delectable regional specialities. Danlin extends a heartfelt invitation to try famous Chinese cuisine in Jin‘s house. Parks and gardens, like the enchanting Herrngarten, offer sanctuaries for relaxation, picnics, and leisurely strolls – each moment an invitation to savour the beauty of the Odenwald region and the city of Darmstadt.