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My cruise aboard the MS Europa 2 – Part II

My cruise aboard the MS Europa 2 – Part II

What: Traveling with MS Europa 2
Where: Greek Aegean Sea
Part II

The luxury ship MS Europa 2 infront of the Greek island of Naxos, the third leg of my cruise. What I experienced during the first days on board, you will find here

Half of my childhood I spent on …

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My cruise aboard the MS Europa 2

My cruise aboard the MS Europa 2

What: Traveling with the MS Europa 2
Where: Greek Aegean
Part I

Passing Rhodes’s historian city wall and the marina to MS Europa 2

Half of my childhood I spent on the sea. As a captain for a Hamburg shipping company, my father drove a reefer ship, so-called banana boats, on …

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Still a classic in Vienna: The Hotel Sacher

Still a classic in Vienna: The Hotel Sacher

What: Hotel Sacher
Where: Vienna, Austria

In the legendary “Blue Bar” at the Sacher Hotel, where Graham Greene got his inspirations for his famous classic novel “The Third Man”

Do you know, what the English writer Graham Greene inspired to his legendary novel “The Third Man”? A drink and …

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Christian Lacroix’s Boutique Hotel in Paris

Christian Lacroix’s Boutique Hotel in Paris

Where: Paris, Saint-Germain
What: Boutique Hotel

The hotel lobby, designed by fashion designer Christian Lacroix

First of all, I love, love, love Paris! The “savoir de vivre“, the elegance of the city and its inhabitants, the cultural offerings have already fascinated me when I lived in Paris as “Au …

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Cool Ceramics by Astier de Villatte

Cool Ceramics by Astier de Villatte

What: Astier de Villatte, Ceramics-Manufactory
Where: Paris

Admirers of the cultivated table culture: these china dishes will delight you!

I have a distinctive weakness for fine china. Whether KPM or Dibbern, Rosenthal or Meißen, inherited, bought, or received as a gift: At home mountains of china pile up ‘till they reach …

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