How to spend a perfect day in Midtown Manhattan, Central Park and the Upper East Side.… Read More NYC. A perfect (Fri)day in Midtown Manhattan.
I’m nout a fan of the suburbs, never been and probably never will be. But even as a city girl I can’t deny that suburban living has some perks: the quiet, the space, tree-lined street, detached houses and front and backyards. And now I finally found a suburb I’d be happy to live in: Ditmas Park… Read More NYC. Brooklyn. Exploring Ditmas Park.
At the end of my NYC trip I finally took the time to explore Red Hook, a waterfront neighborhood in Brooklyn.… Read More NYC. Brooklyn. Exploring Red Hook.
Since 5Pointz in Queens is gone the Bushwick Collective is the best place to see street art in NYC. Here’s what I saw when I visited in early September: The Bushwick Collective is right at the Jefferson Street stop of the L train, about 15 minutes from Union Square in Manhattan.
During this years visit to New York I made good use of the new ferry system called “NYC Ferry” that was inaugurated this spring. New York is a city of islands: first and most popular Manhattan and as the name suggests Staten Island, but the boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens are also located on an… Read More New York. Exploring the city with the new NYC Ferry system.
A few pictures from my 24 hours in Alicante in June 2017 after I visited Valencia (recap) and Calpe. Breakfast on the rooftop terrace of my wonderful B&B La Milagrosa. It’s right in the old town and also close to the beach and single rooms cost a little as 40€/night. I highly recommend this place… Read More Spain. Alicante. A photo post.
January Rome In January I spent a weekend in Rome. It was my first visit to the eternal city and definitely not my last! I loved how walkable the city center was and at every corner there was something to see: churches, fountains, monuments, markets, and so much more! My highlight: The MAXXI Museum for… Read More My travels in 2016.
above: 1. flying over Miami // 2. in Greenacres // 3. at the Wakodahatchee Wetlands // 4. City Place in West Palm Beach // 5. Subculture Coffee & Athropologie shopping // 6. an Aldi in South Florida // 7. green beer at St. Patricks Day in Fort Lauderdale // below: 1. Intracoastal in Delray Beach… Read More South Florida. A photo post.
Bairro Alto has always been my favorite neighborhood in Lisbon and I love to stay there whenever I’m in town. During the past visits I stayed at: Casa de Hospedes Dias & Dominguez on Rua da Atalaia Pensao Globe on Rua do Teixeira Pensao Londres on Rua Dom Pedro IV The Independente Hostel & Suites on Rua… Read More Lisbon. My favourite neighborhood: Bairro Alto
A bunch of pictures I’ve taken in Berlin during a long weekend in September. Above: 1. Green Market at Boxhagener Platz in Friedrichshain // 2. A tucan by one of my favourite street artists: Bordalo II from Portugal // 3. RAW Flea Market on a Sunday // 4. Around the RAW flea and street food… Read More Berlin. A photo post.