The answer to a question that I have received many times before and after my return to Europe to settle in a new country – why Bulgaria?
Finding my Balkan beat – building a rhythm of freelance work, travel and study.
On the road, pondering the unfairness of my privilege and freedom to travel while a war has started next door in Ukraine.
After returning from Amsterdam to Bulgaria with a nasty bout of Covid I discover why gong fu cha is still a great experience – even without taste or smell.
I have arrived in my new home country – Bulgaria! First impressions are mostly about feeling free, funny words and food.
How to wrap up four and a half years of living and working in China – this love won’t let me go.
Finding out I am on my way – I’ve found cha dao, the way of tea. I will continue to study tea and Yunnan will continue to be a part of my life.
Counting down to my last PechaKucha Night Dali – Architecture with Intention. Also counting down my last days in China!
Prepping many things: a PechaKucha event in Dali and my upcoming move to Bulgaria.
A deeply personal post – about processing my impending departure from China on an emotional, philosophical, creative and even spiritual level.