Creating space

Last Friday I went to Shichirigahama beach in Kamakura to celebrate the birthday of a friend. I really love the ocean and the beach, the salty air, the sound of the waves and just having the feeling of taking a small vacation, when being there. But most of all, I am fascinated by its space, … More Creating space

Climbing Mount Fuji – Tagebucheintrag eines Abenteuers

At the end of September I experienced my so far biggest adventure this year, as I decided to join some of my colleagues, who wanted to climb Japan’s tallest mountain, Mt. Fuji. We took the Subashiri-trail to the top, and stayed one night in a small mountain hut at 3200 meters height. We saw amazing … More Climbing Mount Fuji – Tagebucheintrag eines Abenteuers

Summer Vacation in Good Old Germany – Impressionen und Fotohighlights

At the end of August I traveled to Germany to attend my brother’s wedding. Being busy with work (as always..) I was only able to stay for one week this time. Still, I managed to meet many of my family members, eat and drink a lot (Wine! Bread! Cheese!) and was even able to squeeze … More Summer Vacation in Good Old Germany – Impressionen und Fotohighlights

Kimono Culture – or how to feel beautiful in Japan

After having admired this part of Japanese culture for a long time, I finally took a ten week course (kitsuke kyoshitsu) and learned how to wear a kimono, myself, this year. Before ‘graduating’ from the course, I even bought my own kimono (from the brand Modern Antenna) and I can’t wait now to do a … More Kimono Culture – or how to feel beautiful in Japan