Travel diaries

Experiences and opinions from my journeys across terra

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Preface

The following text is in German. Sometimes, but increasingly, I feel my English skills are deteriorating. I miss words, idioms, grammatical finesse. I'm not saying that my German is much better, but when I need to speak in metaphors and be more of a poet, then German is the weapon of choic...

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Intro

After spending more like 96 than 48 hours, greetings from the middle east, from that region that not many travel to or only know from stopovers. From a region that is so massively misunderstood and victim of prejudices, that experiencing the gulf region is, at any moment, a wake up call that...

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Intro

So hello from California. The first two full days of my time in L.A. have passed and it all went well so far. The atmosphere is very relaxed and more positive than I'd have expected, judging from the negative press LA enjoys. There is Hollywood, yes, but it ain't as glittery as you might thi...