Castles of Transylvania

Brasov, Romania Transylvania is know for Dracula. Thanks to Bram Stoker the Author of Dracula the region around Brasov had a big boom and tourists from all around the world wanted to see the Castle of Dracula. The castles of Transylvania are all about 40 minutes to one hour away from Brasov. Easy accessible by… Read more »

Excuse me, where is home?

I am 22-year-old and lived in four countries so far, moved five times within the last four years and will certainly live for more than 5 months in two different countries this year. With all these impressions and souvenirs, which I carry around in my bag or in my mind there is one thing, which… Read more »

Reviewing 2011 – What a year!

2011 has been a crazy year. Looking back it felt like an unpredictable roller coaster ride with a lot of traveling and personal knockdowns. Nevertheless, overall it has been a good year with many new miles on my different  frequent flyer accounts. I travelled about 122.089 miles (196.484 km) around the world in 2011, this is nearly… Read more »

Merry Christmas

It has been a crazy travel year. I’ve visited many, many countries in the last twelve months and I’m very grateful that I had the chance to do this. And I’m very thankful for you, as a follower and reader, who always came back to read the latest news about a destination or a product/service.… Read more »

About Germans and their Nordic Neighbors

Sitting on the train from A to B, Aarhus to Berlin, confronts me again with those rough Germans! First German stop is Flensburg and this is where the complaining starts: “Couldn’t you put your bag somewhere else?”, “I don’t want to sit here!” and “Oh god, this is gonna take forever” were only few of… Read more »

An unexpected Journey

“Aren’t you homesick?” people ask me all the time. I usually answer with a grin: “Why live in Germany if you can live in the most beautiful place in the world?” OK, that might sound a little corny, but it is true somehow. Well, set aside that my counter-question did not answer their real question.… Read more »