Focus Niger: Niamey

September 27, 2013 - ENGLISH On one of my travels through western Africa, I made a stop in Niamey, the capital of Niger, for a couple of day...
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Close to Home: Frank Lloyd Wright

September 25, 2013 - ENGLISH The Pope-Leighey House is a so called Usonian House by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. He referred to this new st...
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Close to Home: Election 2013 Wahl

September 23, 2013 - September 22nd was election day in Germany, the German Embassy in Washington invited to the Powerhouse in Georgetown for...
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Rückblende: Cold Rain Forest southern Brazil 1999

September 22, 2013 - ENGLISH Two days at roughly 3,300 ft. in the coastal cold rain forest of Rio Grande Do Sul in southern Brazil. It was d...
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Close to Home: St. Augustine, Florida

September 20, 2013 - ENGLISH When planning a trip to Florida one doesn´t necessarily think of going to St. Augustine. Nevertheless, I find i...
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Close to Home: Dulles Plane Pull Day

September 17, 2013 - ENGLISH The annual Dulles Plane Pull Day is a family day. Parents take their kids, Grandparents invite themselves to co...
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Focus Turkey: Gordion

September 16, 2013 - ENGLISH Alexander the Great came to Gordion to break the Gordian Knot with a strike of his sword. True? Not quite. Even...
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Focus: Humor On The Road

September 13, 2013 - One of the kerosene stations that are indispensable in the middle of nowhere Right on! Princess Town used to be...
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Close to Home: Before I Die...

September 03, 2013 - ENGLISH Before I die... is a public art project created by Candy Chang after losing someone close to her. She reflected...
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Focus Syria: Maalula

September 02, 2013 - ENGLISH Maalula, sometimes also written Ma`loula or Maaloula, is a village of about 2,000 situated at the end of a natu...
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