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Jeffery Krueger: US-born, German-made

in Opera/Philosophies by
Die Piraten (MuKo), featuring Jeffery Krueger in 2016-17. Photo © Tom Schulze

Opera singer Jeffery Krueger’s journey from the American heartland to the German stage.

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Ein Bier, bitte: going gaga for Gose

in Lifestyle/My Leipzig by
Bayerischer Gose. Photo © Chrissy Orlowski

I love to drink beer and all of the different flavours there are! Do you love it as well? If so, follow along with my exploration of Leipzig’s ancient beer treasure: Gose.

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Memories and ghosts in a Prague hotel

in Philosophies/Travel by
Ghosts come to visit our author in dreams in a Prague hotel. Photo: public domain

“They welcomed me and then oddly warned me the hotel was haunted, especially my room, then wished me a good night.”

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The importance of learning to say “no”

in My Leipzig/Opinion/Philosophies by
When on the go, it may be hard to say "no."

There’s only so long you can kid yourself that going to crocheting classes on Tuesday nights is what you’re all about.

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How much do you know about Iran?

in Society/Travel by

A journey through Iran’s present and past, and its future hopes, from the perspective of a Leipzig-based Frenchwoman.

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Bread & games: In Brazil, football is politics

in Politics/Sports/Travel by
Football and politics in Brazil: a marriage.

To say that football in Brazil is a religion is an understatement, but it is also at the heart of its politics.

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