Dance through life. An ongoing art project.

Over the years hundreds of pictures of me were taken while dancing. I love to express the atmosphere of a place through movement. I share some of my favorite pictures here. To me dancing means absolute freedom.

30 bins in one night

Once upon a time … there were four girls who went hunting for food. When we arrived at the supermarket in the middle of the night we were surprised to find a dozen cars parked next to the dumpster, lights on at the back entrance. A busy night. We had no idea what was going…

We love dumpster diving.

I really feel like dedicating a whole category on my blog to dumpster diving, just because we’ve had the most fun, hilarious, adventurous and crazy stories happening when dumpster diving in the last months. I don’t want these stories to get lost or forgotten! When I lived in Switzerland I was dumpster diving often together…

Hope for the world

I found hope for the world. In the way we live in a diverse travellers community; We are 30 volunteers from all over the world, living and working together in a retreat centre in Auckland, New Zealand. We come from very different cultures and we need to share a kitchen. We have one (!) sink…

I left my heart in India

I left a big part of my heart in India. I am now living in New Zealand which is living the dream. I wouldn’t want to be anywhere else … except India, for a day or two … Something good, deep, profound happened to me when I was in India. It changed me from the…

Do’s and dont’s traveling around New Zealand

New Zealand is kind of hyped at the moment. As I travel around this awesome country I meet more Germans that I do in Europe. Let me give you some quick do’s and dont’s if you plan to come to New Zealand.

Traveling in low season

I really recommend you to travel in low season! Let me give you some good reasons: Obviously the prices in low season are a lot cheaper. Especially when you travel with your backpack this makes a huge difference; usually you don’t book your accommodation in advance and in low season this gives you the best…

Travel essentials roadtrip

My roadtrip experience is mainly based on my travels in New Zealand. Although I did other roadtrips before – U.S. Westcoast and Italy/France – I’m talking here about living in the car not only for a short holiday but for at least a couple of weeks to several months. It is a nice experience if…

Life hacks when travelling

Since a few months I am travelling around beautiful New Zealand in a van. I named it “Miss Fortune” and I love every minute with her! Read here the best life hacks when travelling in the van! # baby wipes Baby wipes can be used for so much more than babies! When painting, cooking, cleaning…

Surf life.

I share some thoughts with you I had after surfing. I realized that I can apply them to my everyday life. There is deep truth in it. “Surf life” became a motto for me. (By no means I am a good surfer, though!) Not every wave is a wave to fight and overcome. Some waves…