Australia, next station

Nearly one month later, I am going to the south part of our planet and visit a country I’ve never touched before, Australia. Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands. It is the world’s sixth-largest country by total…

Pastéis de Nata

Pastel de nata is a Portuguese egg tart pastry, common in Portugal, the Lusosphere countries and regions (which include Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Cape Verde, São Tomé and Príncipe, Guinea-Bissau, Timor-Leste, Goa, Malacca and Macau), and countries with significant Portuguese immigrant populations, such as Canada, Australia, Luxembourg, the United States, and France, among others.


The francesinha is a typical dish and originating in the city of Porto and there are some stories about its origin. It´s made with a sausage, fresh sausage, ham, cold meats and beef stake. Some cook it with loin pork roast.

“Ich bin ein Berliner”

The famous quote by John Fitzgerald Kennedy “Ich bin ein Berliner” is very popular and reminds me of the rich history the capital of Germany has. Why Berlin? Berlin is not only the biggest city in Germany, it is also the melting pot of different cultures living together in peace. You will hardly find a…

California Dreamin’ in San Francisco

San Francisco with its 805.235 citizens is the 4th biggest city in California. The name “San Francisco” has Spanish origins – named after the holy Franciscus de Assisio. John Philips wrote the song “California Dreamin’” in a frosty winters evening in Manhatten while his youg wife (Michelle) became homesick to South California. Also The Mamas & The Papas…