The Non-Tourist Side of Milan

Milan has a lot more to offer than just churches, architecture, opera or expensive clothing stores. On our second day we spent a few relaxing hours at a flea market along Ripa di Porta Ticinese. Lucky for us, since the large market takes place only once a month… The Mona Lisa was apparently on loan […]

Weekend in Milan

Europe is so nice and small! To me Italy is always worth a visit, even at the end of October, so when two months ago a friend of mine and I found flights to Milan for 35 EUR, we didn’t hesitate a minute. The trip was this past weekend and we spent three nice days: […]

The Marseille Cafés

In my recent trip to Marseille I also tried to photograph the “spirit” of the city. And in Marseille and especially in Vieux Port, the spirit have to be the numerous cafés — filled up with people at all times of the day and most of the night. Short Pause After Work Missing out on […]

Weekend in Marseille

The weather in Hamburg has been so cool and rainy lately, I just had to get away and spend a weekend in the sun. Like most Europeans, I too like France a lot, and the weather on the Mediterranean coast is pretty much guaranteed to be ideal, so… Thank god for the cheap flights within […]