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Jörg Kahlhöfer was my colleague in the last year of uni. He is German and he stood in Lisbon during the year 2014, studying under the Erasmus program. 37 more words


What not to do when you travel to another country

A couple of weeks ago I was in Mataranka, a tiny town south of Darwin famous for its hot springs. Tourist spots like this draw people from all around the world and it’s not wonder with the clear, warm water and natural foliage draped overhead. 210 more words

Musings On Life

German investor closes massive Dutch housing deal

German property investor Patrizia has signed a 5,500 home acquisition deal, the largest transaction seen to date in the Dutch housing market that gives a hint of the way the UK rental market could go. 306 more words

Private Rented

Die Schönsten Jahre

“Based on Elke Heidenreich’s short story, this drama focuses on the difficult relationship between a lesbian journalist and her mother. Shortly after forty-something Nina has fallen in love with the photographer Flora, her mother Eva, who doesn’t know anything about her daughter’s sexual orientation, suggests going with her on a business trip to Budapest, which becomes a look back to their common past…”

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The Banality of Hospitality

While I’ve had my moments when it comes to thoughtful gift-giving, for the most part, I’m not always great at picking out presents for friends and family. 718 more words