germany. a trip to brühl. augustusburg palace and its garden.

3 weeks ago i took trip to brühl, a town half way between cologne and bonn. brühl is lucky to be home to two palaces: schloss augustusburg and burg falkenlust, both connected through a huge garden. both palaces are UNESCO cultural world heritage sites. i didn’t had enough time to visit both places, so i … More germany. a trip to brühl. augustusburg palace and its garden.

germany. düsseldorf. medienhafen. neuer zollhof by frank gehry.

neuer zollhof – also known as the gehry buildings- is an ensemble of three buildings: a white one, a red one and a -so typical for gehry- silver one made of stainless steel. they are located at medienhafen (media harbour), an urban renewal area in duesseldorf. “The Rheinhafen centre of arts and the media by Frank O. … More germany. düsseldorf. medienhafen. neuer zollhof by frank gehry.

miami. south beach. the holocaust memorial.

  “The Holocaust Memorial took over four years to be built, reaching its final stage at dedication ceremonies on Sunday February 4, 1990, with Elie Wiesel, Nobel laureate as guest speaker. The visitor to the Memorial will at first be met by a visual sensation of contrasting elements: the brightness of the luminous Jerusalem stone, … More miami. south beach. the holocaust memorial.

nyc. manhattan. upper east side. inside the metropolitan museum of art.

    [the met is incredible, there is just so much to see: from paintings to sculptures, from acient anitquity to modern art, statues, weapons, instruments, costumes and furniture, a chinese garden, an egyptian temple, photographs and so much more. if  you don’t visit for some of the two million artworks of the permanent collection, the … More nyc. manhattan. upper east side. inside the metropolitan museum of art.

germany. cologne. rheinauhafen with instagram.

a huge cactus and one of three “kranhäuser” (crane houses) at rheinauhafen, an urban regeneration project situated along the rhine river in the south of cologne. the 3 houses are build to resemble the old harbour cranes… … which still can be found around the area. kids playing in the nearby fountain on one of the … More germany. cologne. rheinauhafen with instagram.