A colorful world of flavors

As I have gotten to know the Chilean cuisine over the last years, I have also learned to like it a lot and appreciate the mix of different flavors that I was not familiar with. Having a Chilean husband has opened the doors to this colorful world of flavors and I like to cook Chilean… Continue reading A colorful world of flavors


The captivating surroundings of Denver

My trip to Denver turned out to be amazing, not so much because of the city itself (I admit not having enough time to explore it, and I still enjoyed it), but most of all because of all the great things you can see and do in the surrounding areas. The wildlife is flourishing, and… Continue reading The captivating surroundings of Denver


Jazz and joy in New Orleans!

Arriving at the airport in New Orleans, the first thing meeting me, is a huge statue of Louis Armstrong playing the trumpet. So I thought, hey, this can`t be anything than good. There was already music streaming from the loudspeakers - and the music was to follow me the whole week through. New Orleans -… Continue reading Jazz and joy in New Orleans!


OSLO – the capital of winter wonderland!

Would you like to take a journey with me to my personal winter wonderland? Come with me to Oslo, Norway, and read about one of my favorite cities. The city is a fascinating place, also in the winter time, and it has its own magic when covered in snow. Norway's capital has almost 650.000 inhabitants… Continue reading OSLO – the capital of winter wonderland!


Christmas Market Magic in Heidelberg, Germany

The Christmas markets in Germany are famous and wonderful. Every little town and big city has one and all the markets have their own special personality. So has the one in Heidelberg - the well-known student city situated in southwest Germany with its castle and the river Neckar running through it. One of the most… Continue reading Christmas Market Magic in Heidelberg, Germany


My bite of the big apple – NYC

Concrete jungle where dreams are made of There's nothing you can't do. Now you're in New York, These streets will make you feel brand new Big lights will inspire you... (Alicia Keys) I am standing in the middle of the big city life jungle, just watching everything and everyone rush by, and I feel alive.… Continue reading My bite of the big apple – NYC


London and its great surroundings!

"Good friends in front of the Tower Bridge - my travel companion - Anne"  London. I have the feeling that this is a city where most people have been to, but everyone has a different story to tell. Last week, I visited London with a new angle - to combine seeing the city and the… Continue reading London and its great surroundings!


Sweet candy flavored Los Angeles!

The city of angels - angels with "dirt on their wings"! Los Angeles is far from the picture of innocent angels with white wings and  pristine intentions. It`s the city of the rich, the poor, the clean, the dirty, the "Be`s" and the "wanna Be`s" — all in a strange and wonderfully colored mix. Los Angeles… Continue reading Sweet candy flavored Los Angeles!


VIDEO blog: My helicopter ride in the Grand Canyon – a dream come true!

The grand Grand Canyon - one of the worlds greatest natural wonders. I really felt small, standing at the "Eagle Point" (and the famous "Skywalk"), looking down into the valley and the Colorado River with no fence between me and certain death. I grew up with powerful nature, and to see the Grand Canyon was always… Continue reading VIDEO blog: My helicopter ride in the Grand Canyon – a dream come true!


Discovering my Chile lindo!

When I went to Chile for the first time (many years ago), I had no idea what to expect. Since then, I have been there several times, and this is a country to fall in love with. So I did. I visited cities and places like Viña del Mar, Valparaíso, Puerto Montt, Puerto Varas, Chiloè,… Continue reading Discovering my Chile lindo!