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Photos from the Women's March Boston

Photos from the Women’s March Boston

Over 100,000 people gathered today for the Women’s March Boston. I was supposed to meet my friends at 10.30 a.m., but had totally underestimated that everybody was using public transport to get to the Boston Common. All the trains arriving at Harvard Square were already full so that nobody else could get on. Eventually they […]

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Winter in Boston 2017

Winter has arrived in Boston. Recently I was afraid this was never going to happen. We had warm 5 to 10 °C – which totally contradicted Canavar’s very thick winter coat. Then the West Coast got tons of snow last week; Istanbul did; Boston did not. But when I finished work on Friday, my smartphone […]

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Travel guide: Las Vegas (Part I)

I can’t believe it’s already two weeks since I have returned from Las Vegas. By now I have told many people how normal the city is. One American colleague then explained to me that Las Vegas used to be very different. It was the city where everbody dressed up, men wore suits, women gowns, and […]

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Travel: First impressions from Las Vegas

I am back from my trip to Las Vegas. Actually, I already arrived home yesterday morning and used the day to rest and recover. Unfortunately not from any crazy Vegas experience, but from my night flight. Although I usually sleep everywhere without any problems, I can’t when there is a small kid screaming for the […]

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Travel: Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

I am a huge fan of both “Home Alone” movies. I still remember when I watched the first part for the first time. It was just before Christmas at the start of the 1990s. My then best friend and her family had gone to one of the big outdoor markets at the Polish border where […]

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