On the road – Passau


Our next stop after the Allgäu was Thyrnau near Passau. We spent three wellness days in the Parkschloessl Hotel with very relaxing sauna hours, lots of sleeping and three meals a day. Now while it was very nice it was nothing really to write home about. The hotel and its spa area was very clean, but what was missing was a general line in styles. You could see lots of styles, from very Continue reading


On the road – The Allgäu


We finally decided on a trip for our holidays a week before we wanted to leave, so about four weeks ago. A friend was visiting and we were discussing our many options. And our friend, who lives in Bavaria, in the Allgäu, said that depending on were we were going we should come visit. This helped me to convice Michael to go on a road trip. Continue reading

Duisburg Landschaftspark Nord – the other sort of monument


October 3rd was German Reunification day. As it was a public holiday I had the day off. Supringly enough Michael had the day off too. But even more surpring was the fact that it was bright, sunny and warm. So we decided to go on a little trip. After some thoughts we decided to go to Duisburg’s Continue reading


A summer day in Berlin


After finally posting my post on Leipzig, somehing seems to have clicked and I decided I could as well finally post pictures from my trip to Berlin. Early in July my brother got his diploma in medicine in Berlin so my whole family went their. It has been ages since we all went somewhere together. Continue reading


Leipzig – Art Noveau in Germany’s East


I’ve wanted to show you pictures of my trip to Leipzig end of June and for several reasons it took me more than a month to do so (one reason is my new nail blog). But finally here are three reasons why you should definitively visit Leipzig: Continue reading


Japan Day 2014 in Dusseldorf – Hello Manga!


Every year Dusseldorf celebrates Japan Day due to one of the biggest Japanese communities outside of Japan here in Dusseldorf. Now in the eight years that I’ve been living here in Dusseldorf, I’ve never been to Japan Day during the day. I once watched the fireworks but that is a different story. This saturday I went during the day. What have I missed all those years! Continue reading


Paris in Frankfurt – an exhibition


I went home to my parents on the weekend and as they wanted to go I got to see the exhibition Esprit Montmatre in the Kunsthalle Schirn in Frankfurt. Continue reading