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Schönhauser Blues

lagerfeld“Gentrification” is the ultimate buzzword in Berlin these days. But I was surprised to find another neighbourhood besides the much-moaned about Neukölln and Kreuzberg changing dramatically: Mitte, the city’s prime shopping haunt. Continue reading

Love, Sex and (Online) Drugs

elitedailyI’m channelling my fictional literary heroine Carrie Bradshaw today, with my very first article for Elite Daily’s dating section. While I’ve never seen my name in print next to the word “SEX”, I have to admit — it looks pretty damn good! Continue reading

Full House

ImageLast night, I had the pleasure of attending a class-act dinner party for my friend Florian’s birthday. Him and his girlfriend Diana (a former editor at Travel & Leisure Southeast Asia and one of my best friends from Bangkok) live in a WG in Kreuzkölln. Quick backstory: This 3000 sqm-ish space used to be one of the most prominent gay WGs in Berlin, before the current owner bought it in the late ’80s. Continue reading

Hey, how are you?

introAs a journalist keeping up with today’s online world, this blog has been a long time coming. The last few years of my life have been a rollercoaster  — I left home (Canada)  to see the world and didn’t come back. Continue reading