Some of you may recall from my birthday in 2014 where T took me to see Mozart’s The Magic Flute at the Seebühne in Bregenz, Austria. If not, here’s the LINK. Here’s also a link on a news story about The Magic Flute: Anyway, for my mother-in-law’s birthday this year, she wanted to go and … Continue reading Opera on a Lake…
Wow….sorry folks for going MIA there. It has been a rather exhausting two months. I kept meaning to post and write things, but the days keep getting away from me and I just have sooooo many projects at home (and at work) that I am trying to juggle. Phew! But I am still here! Still … Continue reading Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes…..
An aspect of German culture that I have found to be really fascinating is the integration of Turkish culture in Germany. You see, back in the 60s/70s, the Turks were invited to come to Germany in order to help fill the workforce (this invitation was also extended to the Italians but today we are focusing … Continue reading Almanya: Welcome to Germany
Well, I am back in Germany and trying to get back in the swing of things so I figured that I would take this week to talk about my awesome Dirndl that I bought back during my little trip to Eichstätt with Nicola. Dirndls were originally more traditional daywear in Austria, Bavaria, and Switzerland as … Continue reading How to Wear a Dirndl