Travels – Reisen

Cultural Heritage

Of Temples and Gods. Chogha Zanbil, a UNESCO World Heritage Site I have visited in Iran

A couple of days after we arrived in the city of Khorramshahr, we started driving around Khuzestan, which is the name of the province Khorramshahr belongs to. In case I…

Flowers in Iran

Esfahan

Iran 2014 – The Journey Begins

Our planned trip was supposed to be like this: We would start by plane from Frankfurt, stop at Istanbul, continue to Tehran. From there we were supposed to take a…

Iran 2011 – Khorramshahr

Next stop: Khorramshahr. When we were on the plane to our next destination, at the very end of boarding a very beautiful lady stepped onto the plane. She had her hair…

Tombstone_Hafez

Iran 2011 – Shiraz

A West-eastern divan: As soon as I had set foot on Qatar’s ground, I never had to carry any heavy bags (or kids) anymore. So as on the day we…

MIA

Qatar – 2011

First stop: Bahrain. Do you know how everything feels different when you get off a plane in another country? My kids really didn’t care much, but I like to observe…

Family Ties

When I was a child, during the time I lived in the States with my mother and stepfather, my father, who remained in Germany, passed away. My stepfather and I,…