Hawaii and other islands

A few weeks ago I did a 11 days stopover in Hawaii and wasn't prepared for all the things to see and to do there: The time just wasn't enough. I arrived in Honolulu in the evening and took the bus to Waikiki where the hostels are situated at. After the check-in i moved into […]

California is a place.

CRUISERS from California is a place. on Vimeo.   These videos should be a good start for a “Impressions of California” post because they're telling real stories of a place, where fiction and reality are closer together than in many other places. Nothing from fiction, although a lot of fiction is from here. A place […]

Coast up, everyone!

Leaving Los Angeles and driving along Highway 101 and Route 1 one soon discovers the other wild side of California. Along steep cliffs, small vineyards, huge strawberry fields and wide beaches you're able to escape the rush of the cities. It is here were California's surf culture originates (coming from Hawaii), on the beaches of […]

Inbetween Buffalo

Buffalo feels strange. There are long stretched suburban spaces and an inner city core which feels kind of artificial. There's one straight metrotrain line running through the city center, for free. There are some highrise buildings, some old style buildings inbetween and many spaces for sale. At least there's a free concert going on this […]