Tag Archives: Germany

My May digest

I expected May to be an easy-breezy slow motion, embellished by several extra days of bank holidays (which I am eternally grateful for without going into the details of what we are actually celebrating). Plus, April was crazy and I deserved … Continue reading

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Eurovision songs and turning down the offers

German-speaking internet exploded with speculations, after Andreas Kümmert who won the popularity votes and was supposed to represent Germany at the Eurovision song contest in Vienna turned the offer down. He said, he was not in the right shape to … Continue reading

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The Mannschaft

I am probably getting too comfortable. There was an FBI security briefing for US companies yesterday, hosted by the US Ambassador at Skype’s premises – on economic espionage and cyber threats, and I was the only one in denim. In … Continue reading

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Germany without tourist traps – between Koblenz and Trier

5 things to do in the Mosel Valley 1. You can start at the German corner in Koblenz, just because it is an easy landmark. Walk 5 minutes to the most wonderful German restaurant I have ever been to. It … Continue reading

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What Bayern Munchen and I have in common

It’s been a few weeks and a few continents of vain search for the perfect bag. The “it” bag had to be: light and elegant able to fit a laptop, 2 iPhones, 2 sunglass cases, a wallet, an occasional lunch … Continue reading

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Frankfurt – Schirn – Lang Lang – Rheingau – Riesling – Starbucks

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Perfect sneakers – Candice Cooper

I have been searching for the perfect pair of sneakers… forever.  When I travel, I like walking for hours – through cobblestone streets,  museums,  stairs,  stores,  hands full of shopping bags. The sneakers must be stylish and comfy and trendy … Continue reading

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