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What main languages are spoken here?:

There are a lot of languages spoken here. Today, I heard Arabic, Chinese, German, Russian and English. It is pretty exciting hearing all of these languages here in Dresden. It makes Dresden feel like an international city.

What type of money is used here?:

People use euros in Dresden. I do not convert money anymore because I use my debit card to make all of my purchases.

How much does a bottle of water cost?:

A bottle of water costs only 19 cents! I think that is pretty inexpensive. I am grateful I live in an affordable city.

What was the best meal this week?:

My favorite meal this week was a platter I often make with hummus, bread, vegetables and soup. It is delicious, simple and healthy.

What music did I listen to this week?:

This week I listened to the Encanto soundtrack, some songs from Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, classical, country and religious music. I like variety!

What activity was the most fun this week?:

I went on a walk with friends! It was nice to see old friends and take a break. The sun was also shining that day and it felt wonderful.

What did I read this week?:

This week I read a lot of books. I also read the news. I read Dutch, German and English newspapers as often as I can.