Monthly Archives: October 2015

Susanne Benter’s Shopping Paradise

Susanne Benter’s Shopping Paradise

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What:
Susanne Benter, Boutique
Where: Munich, Germany

Together with her three employees, Susanne Benter showcases the newest fashion trends

I sensed it from the beginning: From the moment I stepped in, I left the rational area and proceeded to non-controllable territory. Don’t worry: I’m neither on a dangerous expedition at …

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Home-cooking & Co in Henny’s restaurant

Home-cooking & Co in Henny’s restaurant

What: Henny’s Restaurant
Where: Hamburg, Germany

The Hamburger writer and organ builder Hans Henny Jahnn (1894 – 1959) is the eponym of the Hamburger hotspot ‘Henny’s’ on the Hans-Henny-Jahnn-Weg in Hamburg-Winterhude

Have you already been to Henny’s, asks my friend Franziska during one of my last trips to my old home …

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A perfect day in Tel Aviv

A perfect day in Tel Aviv

What: Sightseeing-, Restaurant- & Nightlife-Tips
Where: Tel Aviv, Israel

View from the beach to the awesome skyline of Tel Aviv

Good morning Tel Aviv! I’m looking outside the window, the sun is shining and so I walk to Frishman-beach – directly round the corner of my hotel ‘The Mendeli’ – for …

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Also art freaks need a break – sometimes

Also art freaks need a break – sometimes

What: Frieze Art Fair & Teatime
Where: The Rosebery, London

The rooms of ‘The Rosebery’ are elegant and comfortable

When the international art scene comes together for ‘Frieze’ in London, the British capital is in an exceptional state. The ‘Frieze’ – Europe’s largest contemporary art fair – is a must in …

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The Storyteller from the Straußberger Platz

The Storyteller from the Straußberger Platz

Who: Andreas Tölke – Journalist
Where: Berlin – Mitte

The Straußberger Platz in Berlin-Mitte

I ring the bell, the door opens and Müller welcomes me fawning. Müller is a truly cute, black-white-fury, French bulldog and is used to the current stream of visitors. Most of the guests, who are giving themselves …

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Rifat Özbek’s Cushion Paradise in Istanbul

Rifat Özbek’s Cushion Paradise in Istanbul

What: Yastik by Rifat Özbek, Shop
Where: Istanbul, Turkey

Rıfat Özbek was born in Istanbul, studied architecture in London, then moved on to study fashion at Central St Martins. In 1985 he started his own fashion line ‘ÖZBEK’ based in London

In 2005, Turkish fashion designer Rifat Özbek was looking for …

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Jean Paul Gaultier-Exhibition in Munich

Jean Paul Gaultier-Exhibition in Munich

What: Jean Paul Gaultier-Exhibition
Where: Munich, Germany

Real Artwork: Jean Paul Gaultiers designs demonstrate great imagination and craftsmanship. Partially the faces are quite frightening being able to move their eyes and mouths

The first part of the exhibition is called ‘The Odyssey’ which dedicates itself to the big adventures of …

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Pimp your bag!

Pimp your bag!

Who: Accessories Designer Anya Hindmarch
Where: London

Lucy, the lovely shop assistant shows me how to wear the Tote bag. I am easily convinced. Just the price decelerates my excitement a bit

I admit: I am a bag freak, a manic collector, a hunter on the hunt.
Apparently I always have …

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