My ‚bloggers essentials‘ : a power bank

Hi there, as you might have noticed, it is quite some time now since I  published a really new blog post. Well, I am ill at home for a long time now, so I didn’t make any trips and wasn’t really able to post anything else. I am not recovered yet, but never the less I thought about posting something…


Waiting on Wednesday : The Travel Episodes + Schreibwettbewerb


Vanessa has drawn my attention to „Waiting On“ Wednesday. A weekly event hosted  by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that are eagerly anticipating. Of course I’d like to participate.

Die liebe Vanessa hat mich auf „Waiting On“ Wednesday aufmerksam gemacht. Ein wöchentliches Event, das von Breaking the Spine gehostet wird und in dem Bücher vorgestellt werden, auf die man schon sehnsüchtig wartet. Selbst verständlich möchte ich da auch mitmachen. Weiterlesen

Foreign facts : Did you know, that …

…the name „Rio de Jeaneiro“ ( Portuguese for “ River of January “ ) is based on an error of the navigator Gaspar de Lemos. On january, the 1st of 1502, he discovered the Guanabara Bay and thought it would be a river mouth.


Ausländische Fakten :Wusstest Du dass, …
… der Name „Rio de Janeiro“(portugiesisch für „Fluss des Januars“) auf einem Irrtum des Seefahrers Gaspar de Lemos beruht ? Er hielt die am 1. Januar 1502 entdeckte Guanabara-Bucht für eine Flußmündung.



I’m on my way with the MY WAY travel journal by Marco Polo

Did you remember my latest Waiting on Wednesday post ? In there I wrote about my excitement about the upcoming MY WAY travel journal by Marco Polo. And guess what ! At the end of May I was gifted with it by Marco Polo UK !! What an honour and surprise !! So I am now luckily able to test it, travel with it and customise it for you, in other words, put it on the acid test ! Weiterlesen

Foreign facts : Did you now, that …


MShades / Chris Gladis, Flickr CC BY 2.0

.. the flag of Nepal is the only one that is not rectangular ?



Ausländische Fakten : Wusstest Du, dass …

… die Flagge von Nepal, die einzige ist, die nicht rechteckig ist ?