Having lost my blog from back then I discovered that a lot of entries still exist on Facebook. So here is what I have recollected: February 4th, 2010: Sightseeing in Rio Wednesday we spent a very hot day visiting the tourist sights of Rio. First we went up the hills by mini-bus to inspect the famous statue of Jesus. Next we went up the sugar loaf mountain by cable-car. Both trips offered spectacular views
Having lost my blog from back then I discovered that a lot of entries still exist on Facebook. So here is what I have recollected: January 30th, 2010, Brazilian BBQ After a mixed night out (cosy bar first (yeah), club with house music later (yuck)), we had a good nights sleep after travelling and the preparation stress at home. After completing our beauty sleep Chris colleague Rafael picked us up for a nice brunch with Brazilian
I made a selection of our favourite selfies Michael took last year during our sabbatical.
It was my tenth visit to San Francisco – for me it is like home no. 4 (after Dortmund, Amsterdam and Barcelona). The outline of the city on the hills, the skyline (now added with the Salesforce Tower) and of course the Golden Gate Bridge are all remarkable features. Having visited several other major cities in the USA, like New York, Los Angeles or Washington I also value the laid back and liberal atmosphere that