Why you shouldn’t drink coffee with sugar

I have spent quite some time recently researching into coffee. Not only am I now drinking better coffee (my La Piccola ESE Pads machine with VERZI Intenso 100% Robusta coffee) but it is quite interesting to look at the health benefits of coffee, or to be more precise, of its active compound caffeine. Caffeine is […]

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Traveling with eSIM cards

For all my travels, ensuring stable and reliable communications has always been one of my top priorities. It helps you to find stuff, stay connected to people and keep yourself safe. Luckily, technology has improved a lot during the last years. From WiFi surfing to local SIM cards for your smartphone, we’ve done it all. […]

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How to Sleep Better on Airplanes

Sleeping on Airplanes sucks There are few more-dreaded places to sleep for most people than in an airplane. A noisy, packed environment with too much stress and too little space is not exactly the place for getting your good nights‘ sleep for a powerful next morning. But there are actually many things you can do […]

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Puerto Rican Rum Paradise

So let’s finally get down to what this blog is all about…or at least what the cover suggests! Puerto Rican Rum! It is by far the finest rum on earth for me, so let me show you around and give you some directions on the island so you can try some excellent drinks! There are […]

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Vienna Calling

Once the capital of the mighty Austrian-Hungarian Empire, Vienna is now a monumental city way too big for the small country it is the capital of. But if there’s one European capital of the hearts, it is Vienna. A city so beautiful and beloved by many, it has been the subject of many musical pieces, […]

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Mastering Dashi Broth

There’s one ingredient that is so archetypal for Japanese cuisine that you just can’t live without it – for many reasons. I am talking about dashi, a rich, smoky broth made of seaweed and bonito flakes that build the base for many Japanese udon noodle dishes and many others. See it as an essential staple […]

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