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Under water

Did I ever say, that you didn’t need rainboots in Vienna? Well, I was wrong. Within two hours, there was more rain than usually in a whole month. More equally heavy rain is expected for the weekend. That’s crazy!


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GreenerĀ grass

The grass is always greener beyond the fence. That’s what you’d say in German if you wanted to talk about the fact that things always seem to be more attrective as soon as they are out of reach. Having lived beyond the fence for seven months I know the phenomenon pretty well. Cheese and bread? So much better and cheaper back home. The subway? Actually works, regularly and reliably. Washing machines? Turn laundry really clean. Restaurants? Let you finish your meal and another bottle of wine before slapping down the check at your table. The list goes on, easily. Continue reading

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