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August 30, 2017

When visiting the Netherlands, most people stick to Amsterdam. If you are looking for something different, The Hague is a great choice: a quieter, beachside city. It’s a sunny morning in Scheveningen, an old fishing village and now part of The Hague. “Would you like a drink?” asks the smiling waiter on the terrace of beach café Copacabana. A few boys and girls walk by carrying surfboards across the large sandy beach towards the white waves...

Johanniskirchhof: Books box for sustainable reading fun
August 8, 2017

So I stumble upon this unique yellow phone box while walking around Johannis church. But the box is contained with lots of books. I wander around to ask everyone whether they know something about this. Got the information from the "Altes Rathaus". They said that after the yellow telephone box has more and more disappeared from the public street scene and the consciousness of many people in the past years, it now returns to Göttingen by November...

July 29, 2017

With a population of over 10 million, a 24-hour lifestyle and a perennial buzz, few cities are as lively as Moscow, and at no time more so than when the winter chill has finally been banished, trees blossom and the sun comes out. Summer sees the Russian capital at its best, with café terraces filled with chatter by day and nightclub rooftops providing breeze-cooled city views at night. Naturally, Mother Nature is as bold as this city of outsized...

July 26, 2017

According to the motto "Es gibt kein schlechtes Wetter, nur falsche Kleidung" (Eng: There is no bad weather, just wrong clothes), here a few damp summer impressions from the Kiessee from this...

July 23, 2017

What you need: Android phone; Windows 10 PC Time required: 15 minutes You can now sync Microsoft’s digital assistant Cortana between your Windows 10 PC and Android phone so that you can receive phone notifications on your PC.  As well as being alerted to any missed calls and text messages, you can also set it to receive notifications from any apps on your phone. I’ll show you how to set up this handy feature. STEP 1 First, ensure you’re logged...