I was always grateful that I had developed a love (hunger?) for books early on and that it stayed with me throughout my life, no matter where I was or what I was doing – never more so than during this past year, when books became my favorite blanket fort once more. Here are some highlights, if you’re interested.Continue reading So much Time to Read
I’ve been dreaming of summer, ever since it got to this time of year when it gets dark too early and light only late in the day. But I actually went on a week-long holiday in September of this unhinged, unhappy year. So here is a bit of sunshine and wine.Continue reading Lovely Lake Constance
The TF 24 highway or Cumbre Dorsal from La Laguna to El Teide volcano is one of the most scenic drives I ever took.
Let me take you to the greenest, most stunning landscapes of the Anaga mountains.
Johannisburg Castle in Aschaffenburg holds a truly unusual treasure – an art form I had absolutely no idea even existed.
Did you know that boglands are insanely relevant to the climate? Me neither. But I learned all about it during a week-long working holiday in the Black Moor with German nature protection organization Bergwaldprojekt. e.V. *
*Cat content, dog content, sheep content, goat content, lizard content. No spiders, I promise.
Curious about my week staying at a Maltese tiny house practically on Valetta’s doorstep? Well, come see! But do exercise some caution, the floor is wet.
Three years ago? Could it have been three years? Well, I’ll let the facts speak for themselves: After I had left Chiang Mai in late July 2015, I undertook a 30+ hour trip to Rome. And then stayed there for all of 14 hours. Why? Because I “had to” go to one of the most beautiful places I had ever seen.
After my hiking trip to Achensee and my massive sightseeing trips to Verbania and Milan, I took a real holiday. No phone, just reading books, drinking wine, looking at medieval architecture, and swimming in the sea. Real island time!
Dreary winter days are just the best time so snuggle up next to your fake fireplace and read.