About

Hello,

Courtesy of MacBeth Photo
Courtesy of MacBeth Photo

I’m Laura and I’m the main author of German-American Abroad. I grew up in a rural area in Germany and enjoyed the European lifestyle for quite a while. In my early twenties I decided to drastically change my life and move to the exciting city of New York. The Big Apple has helped me in shaping my perspective on life, love and all great things in general. I’ve come to nurture my passion in writing and photography over the past 6 years I’ve been calling New York my home. It was only a matter of time until I decided to go on the worldwideweb and connect with a larger audience.

I originally started this blog to update some close friends and family on how I was doing so far away from home. It turns out, a great amount of other people (and strangers) also became interested in my writings. So here I am, about 5 years after creating this blog. Connected with a bunch of amazing people while describing day-to-day life in what has now turned into a multitude of travels and other adventures.

Thank you for taking the time and reading through my site.

If you are interested in checking out my photography, go to my official website www.lauraskeller.com.

Find some more awesome pictures here (blog) and here (Facebook)!

My overall online presence with links to all social media is right here.

And of course there are some great published works here.

Don’t be shy, get in touch with me under laura2overseas[at]gmail[dot]com.

I am happy to answer any inquiries you have or simply connect with other awesome writers/ photographers/ inspiring people.

19 thoughts on “About

  1. Thanks for visiting my blog, Laura! I’ve been enjoying reading various posts on yours as well. I think it’s a bit late to say welcome to the US given it’s been 19 months but nonetheless there you have it. NY is fabulous and glad to see you are enjoying the experience – with all it entails ;). Boston is great, too! I love both cities but definitely miss NY. Living out west would definitely be different …

  2. Hello Laura,

    I like your blog – it´s very interesting! I´m also faszinated by NYC, I unfortunately know only JFK Airport till now 🙂 a long time ago .. But one day, someday … I´ll visit the Big Apple too …
    Thank you for sharing of your life experiences in NYC – so I can get more valuable information about real lifestyle in New York. I admire your courage!

    Greetings from Germany (aus Niederbayern, where I moved from Vienna, Austria 4,5 years ago)
    Sunelly Sims

  3. Hi! I just nominated you for the Very Inspirational Blogger Award! I’ve included a link to your site on my blog. You can accept and view the details at chanceofsun.wordpress.com.

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