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Beautiful Tuscany: Ansedonia and Orbetello

Beautiful Tuscany: Ansedonia and Orbetello

The ladies of a blog I follow (Find the Found) are planning a trip to Tuscany this summer (You, Me and Italy). And of course that reminded me of Marco’s …Read the Rest

The American Dream – For Members Only

The American Dream – For Members Only

In German we have an expression that is used a lot when talking about the American Dream: “vom Tellerwaescher zum Millionaer.” It is used in place of the English “from …Read the Rest

From Guangzhou to Hong Kong and back to the US

From Guangzhou to Hong Kong and back to the US

This is the last post about our trip to Asia in May 2010. All post about this trip can be found here. Thanks to the food poisoning in Macau our bus …Read the Rest

Ever Been to Venice? No, but I’ve seen parts of it in Macau and Las Vegas!

Ever Been to Venice? No, but I’ve seen parts of it in Macau and Las Vegas!

… and no, I don’t think the fake Venice can possibly be as good as the real deal. In fact, I’d really like to go to Venice one day! It must …Read the Rest

Happy Birthday, Marco!

Happy Birthday, Marco!

Today is Marco’s birthday, so first things first: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MY LOVE! We started celebrating this morning with German applecake (homemade – I have to pat myself on the back …Read the Rest

More Sightseeing in Macau: A-Ma Temple

More Sightseeing in Macau: A-Ma Temple

After our morning at Senado Square, we took a cab to the Macau A-Ma Temple which is located in the very southwestern tip of Macau island right by the Maritime Museum.   …Read the Rest

Sightseeing in Downtown Macau

Sightseeing in Downtown Macau

Macau is not just the biggest gambling location in Asia, it is also a cool place to visit for its mix of eastern and western cultures. Our first evening with …Read the Rest

Expat Life: Public Holidays in Other Countries

Expat Life: Public Holidays in Other Countries

Living in a foreign country means celebrating holidays other than your own. Unless you live in a community of expats from your home country you’re gonna miss out on celebrations …Read the Rest

A German in Texas

A German in Texas

Inspired by a few blogs I follow (for example la tortuga viajera and Travel With Den Den), I decided to start writing some posts about my expat life as a …Read the Rest

Best Portuguese Food in Macau

Best Portuguese Food in Macau

I never expected to go to a restaurant in Asia and discover Portuguese food! But A Petisqueira on Taipa island is just that good! We took the bus with Kee …Read the Rest

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