“Prietenii mei, ăștia de la pariuri sportive!”

Ce faci când mergi cu consoarta de mână, gândindu-te la ale tale sau discutând de-ale voastre și dintr-o dată femeia îți zice “uite prietenii mei, ăștia de la pariuri sportive“? Inițial am căzut nițel pe gânduri. – Uite băi, îmi ziceam, nevastă-mea e prietenă la cataramă cu ăștia de la pariuri sportive. Așadar acolo se…

Path to the crown

Royal première: For the first time an exhibition at Marienburg Castle which runs from 1 May to 9 November 2014 allows to admire the Kingdom of Hanover’s Crown Jewels. For 123 years starting 1714 the Electorate of Hanover and the Kingdom of Great Britain were linked by the fact that both were reigned over by…

Dacă barbutul ar fi o meserie, am avea mii de specialiști

Vorbeam zilele trecute cu un prieten despre situația aproape catastrofală în care se află România. Și-am adus vorba de locuri de muncă. – Nu spun că ar fi locuri de muncă, însă nici nu se mai dă interesul ca înainte! îmi zicea. – Cum mă, de ce zici asta? – Păi, de exemplu, am un…

The world’s newest passenger jet – Airbus A350XWB

Powered by two hulking Rolls Royce Trent XWB engines, you’d expect to hear more than just a low whirring noise when tearing down the runway. We’re talking about  Airbus A350XWB. But when leaving the ground and heading into the clear blue skies of a Hong Kong morning, there was little else to hear on the…

Door to Hell

The Door to Hell is a natural gas field in Derweze, Ahal Province, Turkmenistan. The Door to Hell is noted for its natural gas fire which has been burning continuously since it was lit by Soviet petrochemical scientists in 1971. The fire is fed by the rich natural gas deposits in the area. The pungent…

A living hell beneath the streets of Bucharest

Deep under the streets of Bucharest – in Europe, in the 21st century – there is a network of tunnels and sewers that is home to hundreds of men, women and children stricken by drug abuse HIV and TB. On the surface, the newest member of the European club has worked hard to redefine itself….

About Hannover – third part

Second part Yes, the official story, for both sides, even for many of the Jews themselves, was that Kristallnacht was initiated as a retaliation to the action of a Polish Jew originally from Hanover, Herschel Grynszpan, who had shot a German embassy official in Paris, (himself, allegedly, maybe ironically, at the time, under investigation by…

About Hannover – the second part

First part I kid u not, pretty much all the ethnic and cultural social groups of Europe, including even the Scots and the Welsh, were making fun of the Saxons and their seaxes at the time of Charlemagne, only much later, actually at the very time Lord Lumley was reviewing the plans for the Hanover…

About Hannover – first part

My friend, Rudolf, was glad to answer my call. It was the only one, and he make an article about Hannover. The text is a mammoth, so i will split it into 3 parts. So, here is the first one! ********************************************************************************************* I am not sure if many people know that the names of Hanover Square…

The Physician

If is there any man who didn’t see yet The Physician, please go yourselves a favor and watch this masterpiece. The first time when i catch a glimpse of the movie i didn’t like it. England, 1020 or so, no way, i’m not gonna lose 2 and a half hours for this. But when i…