We like to complain, but Germany is one of the richest countries in the world. Here are 4 lessons from the slums of the Philippines by guest author ...
Life is a beach - or at least it should be, right? The beach demands optimism and promises happiness. The tropical island of Palawan has the most beautiful specimens to offer.
It's Tuesday afternoon, time for the cockfights. Giacomo navigates us closer to the little groups, greets to the left and right, comments on a few sayings that fly in our direction. Two of these gatherings are made up of excited men pawing at the two squat owners sitting on the ground ...
How I lost a competition swimming with the whale shark
The fascination of the cities: Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Saigon ...! The nice people and their culture, the "organized" chaos, skyscrapers shooting up between corrugated iron houses and the good food that is offered while strolling through the winding streets. Capital cities of Southeast Asia, they are like an addiction !!
Will Manila conquer my heart too?
"Hey Artis! How are you? "We wonder in horror how he knows Artis's name. Oh yes exactly! That's the guy who brought us to our nice host family a few days ago. "How are we? Do you want to know?"
In the morning after breakfast I am up the stairs to enjoy the view from the roof terrace. I have a lot of the ...
This green! A glow, almost silly, as if Mother Nature had allowed herself a joke in a cocky moment. Greener than green, so to speak. Nothing is comparable to the color of a young paddy field. Impresses me every time anew.
In my oldest memory I am five years old and eat a sweet, Dulce de Leche, in a small village in the north of Argentina. I remember exactly the people who were there, the mood, and of course how that sweet tasted. I do not have a picture of this situation, but my soul has saved everything.