„Mañana, mañana!“ – Morgen ist auch noch ein Tag

Über interkulturelle Missverständnisse und kulturelle Werte von Martina Schweitzer   Meine Freundin ist mit einem Brasilianer verheiratet. Als die beiden sich gerade kennen gelernt hatten, konnte sie mir gar nicht genug davon vorschwärmen, wie aufgeschlossen und spontan, wie ungezwungen und unvorhersagbar er sei: jeder Tag ein Abenteuer – sexy! Nachdem die beiden ein halbes Jahr…

Danes in Hamburg

Your are danish and want to know what to do in Hamburg?  See here a resumee of Danes in Hamburg.   Methods of staying in Hamburg  Everyone, more or less, have chosen to stay at either a hostel or a hotel. Very few (5%) chose to stay with a friend, airbnb or otherwise. It seemed…

The future – for the better – is Online Learning

The future of Education – for the better – is Online They say that life has to be treated like as if you’re riding a bicycle. The only way is to keep pedaling forward. Stop and you’ll lose your balance and fall off. The same logic train applies to a lot of things we pass…

Online Classes for Business

A perfect educational environment is one where you can freely communicate with your teachers and learn anything at any given time. Classrooms, being the way they are restrict this ability. However, online learning takes the cake as one of the growing trends of modern students. With rapid global internet, the best way to overcome modern…

Culture Shock! Tips on Expatriate Living

Culture shock – Relocating for Expats That moment when you step off the Airplane and breathe a fresh mouthful of air from a new country is also the beginning of your new life. Endless wonders and opportunities await, however most of us tend not to feel that way. We’re mostly either alone or with our…

Medical Interpreters and Translators

“…..although they are life savers, even the best superheroes need a sidekick.” Tensions are high. The phone rings and you pick it up. “Understood, when will you need me? Got it.” The moment you pick up that phone, you know that your heart skipped a beat and there will be more of that to come….

Try the Juicy Flavors of Plum

Try the juicy flavors of Plum I love plums. Last week I went to the Fichmarkt just to buy a fresh bag of dried plums. They are easily distinguishable, especially compared to its cousins. Can you even tell the difference just by eyeballing, between peaches and apples? Or blueberries and elderberries? No you cannot. Plums…