Today, I’ve been suffering from a severe case of Fernweh. Fernweh is a German word, a very German word indeed. […]
Fine arts Folkwang Museum in Essen, Germany.
Friends from the US are here on vacation, and we decided to go and see the Fine Arts Folkwang Museum […]
A big fat Coffee Machine that can follow you wherever you go, wouldn’t that be nice?
The label says ‘Kaffeerad’, which means Coffee Bike in German. Seen yesterday in front of the Poppelsdorf Castle in Bonn, […]
Stoclet Palace in Brussels, Belgium.
On a day with heavy rain, I was approaching Stoclet Palace in Brussels. As an Art Nouveau and Art Deco […]
Ode to an Icon.
While I am way too old to seriously be fanatic about an actor or singer, I could feel my heart […]
On a sunny afternoon in early October last year, which happened to be the day of my birth, I sat […]
Belvedere Palace, Vienna, Austria.
My most important reason to visit the Belvedere Palace in the third district of Vienna was the world’s largest Gustav […]
Frank O. Gehry Architecture in Düsseldorf, Germany.
When I started looking into Frank O. Gehry’s architecture, my first impression was that it’s like Friedensreich Hundertwasser without dazzling […]
On a rainswept day in Brussels. And an update.
Last Saturday, I did one of my notorious day-trips, this time again to Brussels (Belgium). It could have been […]
Letters: Paris Street Signs.
Have you ever taken notice of street signs while wandering around a city? I mean not only casting a short […]