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Summer Edition ‘012 Day 7, 4th of August: I <3 Weekends

I slept very long for I was very tired of the week & my vacation was not really slow at all. When I got up I walked with Lisa to  grocery store and we bought some stuff for our vegetarian (and even more VEGAN!) Sushi!!! Whoohoo!!! Finally I ate Sushi and I kinda know now hot it goes =) And it is pretty easy (I am going to tell in a seperate post but show here some pictures how we made it).

I love it! We put in it carrotts, cucumber, courgette, raw tofu with herbs and avocado.

preapring the rice

preparing the rice No.2

We had 3 big plates of sushi to eat plus ginger, wasabi and soy-sauce. It was so awesome delicious and cheap cuz we ade it on our own!!! It was the perfect start of the day!

Then Lisa and me got to the theatre she is working at and after quickly showing me around we parted and I walked a little tour through Altona where I met a summer-school mate of mine. Big city but still you accidentally meet people, I love it!

“at night it’s colder than outside”

“fröhliche stunde”

Then I went straight to Feldstrasse where I headed to Marktstrasse to have cake at Gretchen’s Villa, as you already know! It was so beauitful there! And nice staff as well!


Claudia from Braunschweig texted me while I was sitting and writing there that we would meet at the Summer Dom. This is a very huge carnival which lasts a month in summer and a month in winter. Every friday is fireworks. I know this event since I was a little kid and I still like it.

Now there is a rollercoaster in the shape of  the 5 Olympic Game Rings, because of the Games in London right now. We spent 2 hours there then we said goodbye again.

After that I met Chris and friends of him at the Sternschanze to drink a beer in the park and going for drinking to St. Pauli. It was very funny! We went to “Na Und?!” to drink “Grüne Scheisswichse”, a very aweful drink, Lucky Star for a cheap “Mexicaner”, “Bad Taste” where we played kicker, one place at the Schulterblatt, spent some minutes at the “Knust” and then to a party at “Molotov”.

I went home around 2 am for nothing good ever happens after 2am, you know =) (I had to sleep to be awake at the Lion King the next morning) It was a very nice day, though!

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Summer Edition ‘012 Day 6, 3rd of August: Much Ado

By the way, still sitting at Gretchen’s Villa, the cake (cheese cake with mandarines and pistacio pieces) & the Chai Soy Latte are very delicious! The sun is shining and I am sitting in a room! Great! Fail! But it is nice here, still!

Yesterday at school we were draping a jacket with drapes on the waist and a sleeve, but this one we actually constructed and didn’t drape it (if you’re making normal sleeves it is much easier to construct it the normal way!)- I will make an extra post with all the draping stuff :)

which picture are you reminded of? A hint: I saw the original in the end of summer at a very famous museum

After school I went to the Alsterhaus to meet Jenny who’s actually living in Bremen but she’s having an internship at Lumas right now, so we could meet here in Hamburg!

Before we met I ran into the opening party of the CSD at the Jungfernstieg which was quite funny and amusing :) I saw a band from Wiesbaden which was a nice incidence and some DJs.

So when Jenny and I met we took the tube to get to Schlump from where we walked into direction Schanze. We wanted to go to “Herr Max” but it just closed right in front of us so we had to find another place to stay. We walked down the “Schulterblatt” and found a Korean place, Kimzen.

We had Bibimbap, maybe you’ll remember: Last year almost same time I was in K-Town (NYC) with just another Jenny (next incidence) to eat Bibimbap. But we didn’t for it was too expensive for us! Haha, funny I think =)

After dinner, (it was like SO delicious, you have to go there for not a chef is cooking but the Kim’s mother!!!) I brought Jenny to Central Station for she had to get back to Bremen, but we will probably meet tomorrow, so sunday, again, if not then another day in the following week!

I had vegan ice crem at “Eisbande”, Bartelstrasse 1

Vegan Ice-Cream!!!

not every sort but some, and it was delicious :)

The I went to Knust near the U-Station Feldstrasse to meet Maria. Last time I met her was in Hamburg as well and it is already 2 years ago- time flies.

the restroom of the Knust- Matt from Nada Surf :)

At the Kunst was Kunst-Birthday and they celebrate the whole weekend long with barbecue & free concerts (even free beer but this is gone by very soon). I finally saw the band “Sport” & “Bernd Begemann & Die Befreiung” (even if it was for only 5 songs, that counts!) but I really liked the band “Sport”(right now listening to them while I’m typing these words), good music & good german lyrics.

Summer-Dom fireworks

golden-rain my favorite type of fireworks

Because I have no keys to get into the house I am living in and I didn’t want to wake up Lisa & Martin I texted with Lisa when she will return back from the theatre so I would also get back home then! So did I and I didn’t really see Bernd Begemann unfortunately. But that was fine , I was freezing and pretty tired.

and so was Doris, she fell asleep on the bus listening to… Nada Surf :)


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Summer Edition ‘012 Day 5, 2nd of August: Exhausting/Lazy Day

I am sitting in a beautiful cafe in the Markstrasse near the Knust, called “Gretchen’s Villa” and I just ordered a piece of cake & a Chai Soy Latte =) And now I am reproducing the day 2 days ago.

Seriously… I have only been to my course and after that I went grocery shopping to spend the evening in front of the TV to watch “The Vampire Diaries” for the first time and accidentally I think the episodes I watched have been the very first, so I started from the top! And maybe this will be something for me…

So after watching 3 episodes I went to bed (alomost fell asleep already)

At school we were making an arm for our tailor-dolls to drape sleeves on them, which was very time intensive so that is  also why I was very tired, butnow I have got an arm!!!


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