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Carajillo

I was always convinced that red wine is the national drink of the Spanish. But in the meantime I have been enlightened that in reality beer and coffee are the most popular drinks in Spain.   What surprised me a little is how much the Spanish coffee tradition...

The online platform

Almost every day you can hear that there is a lack of education everywhere today. Children who can no longer read properly, young people who cannot find an apprenticeship due to lack of skills, or adults whose only purpose in life is to zap through 100 channels night...

Viennese Laundry Girl

The Viennese laundry girls must have been a funny crowd – lively, bustling, and never at a loss for a cheeky answer. This is the image we have of them after over a hundred years and for which they loved their contemporaries. One only reads once how Vincenz Chiavacci...

The History of the Viennese Schnitzel

In 1848 Europe was again in turbulence. In all corners of the continent were revolts against rulers, who sought, by all means, to become masters of the displeasure of the subjects. However, the thoughts of freedom and political co-determination, once put into the...
The online platform

The online platform

Almost every day you can hear that there is a lack of education everywhere today. Children who can no longer read...

Viennese Laundry Girl

Viennese Laundry Girl

The Viennese laundry girls must have been a funny crowd – lively, bustling, and never at a loss for a cheeky answer....

Stages of Reading 01

Stages of Reading 01

In this small series I would like to show that there are different ways of reading. That there are not only different...

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Why Poetry

Why Poetry

“What is poetry for in today’s time?” This question is no less valid because it’s asked in a challenging wayby many...

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Our Language

Our Language

We all know that language has always changed and adapted to new environments over time. Today, we can see it on the...

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About reading 01

About reading 01

There are different ways for us to communicate with the world. We can point at something with our finger, we can...

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Why culture

Why culture

Our European literature begins with the outcry of the blind poet called Homer: “Sing, Goddess, of the rage of Peleus’...

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Introduction

Introduction

Way behind the hamlet stands an organ man and with freezing fingers grinds the best he can. Barefoot on the snowbank...

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Foreward

Foreward

Hello and welcome to my blog. There are two reasons for this blog. Firstly, there are personal reasons concerning...

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About me

About me

My name is Thomas Stiegler, and so far, I have achieved and experienced a lot in my life. I’m a classical concert...

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