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Life … but how to live it?

Posts by Jèz

Cure of souls

Posted on November 29, 2012

This week has been really awesome so far. I am joining a class for journalistic writing, if that translates. So, on monday we introduced ourselves and started with writing short news. We had a lot of fun finding synonyms for simple verbs like “to walk” or “to eat” and Detlef Kühn – the teacher – has a great sense of humor. On tuesday we went to “Spicy’s”, a spice museum in Hamburgs HafenCity. A really inspiring place to be! Did you know, that Safran is called “The laughing dead”? Only ten gram would kill you – having the best time of your life! Also I learned that a big company – well known for it’s brown sugary caffeine soft drink – is the world’s largest consumer…

Following in Nosferatus footsteps..

Posted on August 18, 2012

Last weekend, mysterious ways led me to one of the locations, Nosferatu was filmed long time ago. During my research, I learned that Wismar is a small town which has basically an intact old historic city center – one of the reasons it was chosen for the setting. It’s also right around the corner from the baltic sea. I had to ride my bike along the baltic sea bike way for twelve hours straight and take pictures for a print magazine. Fortunately, I could recruit two friends of mine as models. The weather was beautiful. A perfect day for a bike trip. The area is not so crowded and you can find a lot of small bays you can hang out and relax. Highly…

In the Ghetto

Posted on July 7, 2012

I just came back from an amazing trip to Mallorca, where I spent a few days for an article about couchsurfing. I arrived late on friday june 29th and headed over to my first host’s place, which is located in the old city center near the cathedral. Asier is a very funny and nice guy and we ended up dancing all night long. Next day he showed me his favorite beach in the very south of the island which was awesome. It’s a little more work to get there, but it was worth it. I spent a great day with my next host, Max. She took me with her to her sailing class, where I got a free motorboat ride and a lot of…