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SPOTTED IN PASSING: SUMMER IS A-LEAVING

Today was a beautiful day: still hot but already smelling of leaves and of the autumn water in Landwehrkanal.

Here is my impression of what was very likely the last day of summer this year. 55 more words

Berlin

TODAY IN KREUZBERG: AUGUST 27

In Berlin on August 27th, 1923 the price of a litre of full milk reached the improbable level of 178,000 Mark. Which is truly peanuts when compared with the price of November of the same year when the same product would cost Berliners… 280 billion Mark (that means 280,000,000,000) – a number which I cannot even begin to imagine. 252 more words

Berlin

SPOTTED IN PASSING: DUSK IN THE CITY

The name of my favourite time of the day happens to be just as beautiful as the time itself: the blue hour or l’heure bleue… 101 more words

Berlin

MUSIC SOOTHES THE SOUL: A QUESTION OF LUST

There are three reasons why this song will find its way into the blog today although one song per day could be considered enough:

1. it is a brilliant piece of music whichever you look at it and whether you like Depeche Mode or not… 75 more words

Berlin

MUSIC SOOTHES THE SOUL: DEPECHE MODE

It pays to go back to your favourite but forgotten songs. It pays to listen to old cassettes (yes, those) and old CDs again. And it pays to search through Internet for old video clips. 76 more words

Berlin

SPOTTED IN PASSING: BIG LADY

I believe an attractive lady of these proportions needs to be introduced to a wider audience. If you desire to meet her, she can be found in Südstern corner Gneisenaustrasse forever advertising the party-dress shop residing there. 19 more words

Berlin