A Weekend Getaway to Shakespeare’s England

A Weekend Getaway to Shakespeare’s England

Is there anything better, than going to the countryside in the summer? I think not! I can not tell you, how excited I was about leaving our warm London-based flat last weekend to stay at the most beautiful spa hotel in breathtaking surroundings… Clara and I had just...
Hello Brighton, my old friend!

Hello Brighton, my old friend!

I can’t believe that it has been 22 years, since I last visited Brighton! I was so young and studied at Lewes College just outside Brighton. It was my first time abroad by myself – and already then I knew, that I was in love with England! Here I am.. So many...
Shakespeare’s Stratford-Upon-Avon

Shakespeare’s Stratford-Upon-Avon

United Kingdom… You are so much more than just London! And I am so happy, that I finally get to see so much of you now, that Clara is old enough to explore this beautiful country with her parents! This weekend it was all about Shakespeare – and a beautiful,...
A Game of Thrones themed Trip to Northern Ireland Part II

A Game of Thrones themed Trip to Northern Ireland Part II

Oscar WIlde, Mary Robinson, Cilian Murphy, Peter O´Toole, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, James Joyce, Gabriel Byrne, Samuel Beckett, Bram Stoker and recently most of the HBO Game of Thrones cast… These are just some of the famous people who are either Irish or have contributed...
A Game of Thrones themed Trip to Northern Ireland part I

A Game of Thrones themed Trip to Northern Ireland part I

Being a Londoner, it is not very often, that I get to see breathtakingly beautiful nature, but luckily I do not need to travel very far to get myself a boost of green.  As you might remember, my little family spent a lovely weekend in Plymouth and Somerset a few weeks...