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Useful local words: 'Gell'.
What not to pack: Too many DVDs - the cinema's cheap here.
What to pack: Travel plug adaptors.
Couldn't have done without: My student card.
Word of advice: Ask at the local university or have a go at some conversation exchange with a local – you might even make a new group of friends out of it!
Ed, German and Italian, Bristol University
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