Tag Archives: City Review

Healing Scars in Lebanon

Instead of healing open and still septic wounds, Lebanon moves on, ignoring setbacks and numerous bursts of the ever dwelling conflict. Beirut lives with desperation and joy and has seen its fair share of life, death and beyond. The past … Continue reading

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Have a little faith in Istanbul

When flying in to Istanbul, the pointy spikes of its countless minarets create a thorny silhouette of this hilly city and its mighty Bosphorus river. As you drive in closer to the old city and the sprawlingly glitzy parts of … Continue reading

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Taking a stroll in Lisbon

The famously tranquil and serene city of Lisboa in economically troubled Portugal is the perfect getaway for even a mere few days. A city that has been rocked on as many woes it lost count to remember, it transcends peace. … Continue reading

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Bliss in Kyoto

Kyoto is in many respects quite the antipode to Tokyo, with its ubiquitous neon lights and super-efficient public transport system, but nonetheless as breathtaking in its own. Much more tranquil, as most of its treasures are hidden away on the … Continue reading

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The splendour of Port Hamburg

Visiting this grand and sprawlingly enormous harbour is almost a spiritual happening. Europe’s second biggest port and arguably one of the most accessible ones in the world is both a showcase of globalization and mass transport on a scale beyond … Continue reading

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An idle day in London

City trips can be a nuisance, so much stuff to see & so little time are hardly ever a good match. So why not skip it all and just do what you’d do at home, but ever so slightly different? … Continue reading

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Amsterdam Dance Event

What’s new in Dance Music? No answer was obtained when visiting the beautiful and sunny city of Amsterdam this weekend, yet all the more questions. Perhaps it’s better to ask about the state of Dance Music. We are all getting … Continue reading

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Going out in Tel Aviv

To spend a few days in Tel Aviv is a blessing, pardon the pun, for it is a hedonistic, youthful and refreshingly relaxed place. To think that it’s older sister Jerusalem is only a short busride away, makes the experience … Continue reading

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Following a legend

Being abroad in a city ends usually with doing a bit of culture, moan about the absurd amount of walking around, taking naps on park benches and get a hearty taste of local food and beverages. This weekends trip was … Continue reading

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This Week: London Special!

A lot was learnt this weekend in a beautifully sunny London: The Swiss can play football after all & can teach an english crowd something about creating a buzz, but are completely unreliable, frequently lost, yet always very charming about … Continue reading

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