ANZAC Day

A day of remembrance of Australian and New Zealand Army Corps who died at war. Originally World War I but now any war or conflict. It’s a public holiday in Australia and New Zealand. A day off from work. And a pub day, too. But first things first. The dawn service People gather around war […]

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12 beaches in 12 kilometers

Just feel it 6:30 am wake up call. My eyes wide open in a second. Excitement! I’m going for a trip. So what? – you’d ask, everyone does sometimes. But I have this Reisefieber. Because in general, I don’t have holidays, I don’t have a leave from work and I don’t have much savings just […]

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Liquid gold

Before it gets liquid and gold, it’s round and green-red. Then it’s dried, roasted, ground and extracted. Eventually, deeply brown in colour and extremely aromatic. Coffee. For me, as precious as gold. Not only for me, I’m not an exception. Nowadays, coffee culture is spread worldwide. Especially in Australia, coffee lifestyle seems to rule everyday […]

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Life on the Beach

It is estimated that more than 80% of Australians live within 100km from the coast line. I live 5km from the nearest beach, Balmoral, and approx. 1km from the closest waterfront. I love it here! For me, a girl from the mountain foothills and the land of plains, it feels like paradise. In Sydney, there […]

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