” Writing is, in the end, that oddest of anomalies:

an intimate letter to a stranger. “

Pico Iyer


This is my personal online ’journal’.

Glimpses of our life on the road, of what’s on my mind, my dreams and hopes and passions, the stories that make our life. I hope they inspire you, too, to follow your heart, to go on crazy adventures with your loved ones, to enjoy every moment and make the most of this wonderful gift called life.

Christmas in an English country pub

If you know me well, then you know that I have a love story going on with British pubs. I basically spent my uni

Living the dream life

After putting our belongings into a Berlin storage and loading our car with what we think we’ll need during the


„If you know you had six months to live, what would you be doing?“   The question surely hit ground with


East Berlin, September 1989.   They packed everything in our little Trabant car and drove into the night,

You, my love

  To the wrinkly old lady on Piazza Santo Spirito, selling hand-bound flower bouquets from her Impruneta