2nd advent in Madrid – traces of the economic crisis?

Business required it that in December I visited London, New York and Madrid. It is Christmas atmosphere everywhere. There is glitter at every corner; nativity sets and nut crackers (the hit of the London season) are in the shop windows and Christmas songs sound from the shops. Fundraisers try it more reserved like in London or they rock and rap like in New York to motivate the hearts to donate. Read More »

Happy 75th birthday Golden Gate Bridge

It was considered impossible to build a bridge across the 1.5km sea strait. Storm, rain, fog and danger of earth quakes were regarded as technically not feasible. But nevertheless the bridge was opened on 28.5.1937. I celebrated the 75th birthday with ten thousands of enthusiasts and fireworks.Read More »