Germany: The Good, The Bad & The Awesome!

by California Globetrotter The Good You say ‘Grüß Gott’ as a greeting in Bavaria. You say ‘Guten Appetite’ before every meal. You ride a bike every day, rain, snow or shine. You have an insurance policy for everything: Your health, your house, your car and your friend’s TV. You’re obsessed with conserving electricity, water & [...]

By | August 3rd, 2016|Expat Life, General, German Culture, Living in Germany|Comments Off on Germany: The Good, The Bad & The Awesome!

Happy German Beer Day

by California Globetrotter Photo copyright dpa/picture alliance All fanatics need a national “holiday” dedicated to the thing they love most. For me, I love BEER. Good beer. Light Beer. Dark Beer. Filtered Beer. Unfiltered Beer. German beer. American beer. English beer. You name it, I love it! Therefore, I wasn’t in the least [...]

By | April 23rd, 2016|Beer, General|Comments Off on Happy German Beer Day

Expat Life: Valentine’s Day in Germany

by California Globetrotter Photo copyright CHROMORANGE / Barbara Neveu, dpa Today is the eve of Valentine’s Day and I have yet to see any Valentine’s Day hearts and kisses, flowers of red, white and pink in the windows of shops and restaurants. Why is that you might ask? Well there is a reasonable [...]

By | February 11th, 2016|General, German Culture|Comments Off on Expat Life: Valentine’s Day in Germany

Berlin Fashion Week January 2016: Emre Erdemoğlu

Last day of the Berlin Fashion Show in January 2016 - Fashion designer Emre Erdemoğlu Emre Erdemoğlu graduated from the fashion design department of Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi, fine arts. All photos: Cosima Scholz for styleranking.de

By | January 25th, 2016|Berlin, Fashion|Comments Off on Berlin Fashion Week January 2016: Emre Erdemoğlu