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My 5-Minute Guide to Manhattan

Once my yoga teacher told me that the true mastery of yoga includes being able to relax in any pose — no matter how intense it is. I kept thinking about that

How to Make a Long Layover Enjoyable

With a certain approach, layovers stop being wasted time and become a vast resource. These mandatory stops present a chance to look at your life from outside.

Must-See Architectural Sites in Berlin

Although Berlin has been heavily destroyed during the WWII, it managed to rebuild into an architecture lover’s delight. A huge part in that was played by

How We Went to Vegas and Won $8

If you like to gamble, I tell you I’m your man. You win some, lose some, it’s all the same to me. The pleasure is to play, makes no difference what you say.

A Road Trip Through The Desert

On the first part of the journey I was looking at all the life. There were plants and birds and rocks and things, there was sand and hills and rings.

San Francisco Adventures

From Ocean beach to the clam chowder at Fisherman’s wharf, the whole city is filled with stories united by the salty wind from the ocean.

What French Cinema Has Taught Me

Did you know Robert Mapplethorpe thought that ‘magic’ disappears from a photograph when you start talking about it? Sometimes I tend to agree with that.

The Boneyard

Decommissioned planes are brought to this boneyard in Tucson, Arizona because of dry climate and hard desert soil. It’s easier to preserve the machines in

A Sort of Fairy Tale

A road trip from Nevada to Arizona and California. The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the iniquities of

Why I Decided to Stay in Brooklyn

One day the landlord came to my Brooklyn home to do some small repairs. He was a senior black man with really nice manners, very calm and polite.