Reports from over the world

April 10, 2022

The dark cold Nights

An uncomfortable night in the provincial capital Kunduz.

Ice-cold and wet wind whips through the streets of Kunduz this evening, it is a very uncomfortable November evening. Defying the circumstances ...
February 16, 2022

Cold Fish

A day in Istanbul at a fish bazaar.

During a short stopover in the Turkish metropolis, it turned out that I was strolling through a food market. Here in the north, ...
August 16, 2021

Quiet times in Kabul

Memory of the TV Hill above the capital of Afghanistan.

Actually, it is not possible for most people to climb Koh-e-Asamayi, the highest mountain in Kabul. ...
July 29, 2021


The story of the beloved and hated City-Hof in Hamburg. Directly at the intersection of Deichtorplatz and Steintorwall stood the city skyscrapers. When the skyscrapers were inaugurated in 1958, they were regarded as harbingers of the ...
February 25, 2021

Quiet barking of dogs and the chirping of cicadas

Walk through quiet Phongsaly, somewhere in the north of Laos. In the village of Phongsaly – just before the Chinese border: The small town is characterized by the village ambience with many ...
February 6, 2021

When the rain hits the River

From a cyclone that allowed nothing more to happen, that cost lives and submerged Myanmar's north.

We left early, the beginning of the route from Mandalay to Monywa was ...
December 20, 2020

The Realm of Turtles

Ras al Jinz or Turtle Beach: In 1996, a nature reserve for sea turtles was established. Since 2008 there is a visitor center with museum, which also includes night tours to the beach ...
November 10, 2020

The Rubber Life

Near the PaAuk Monastery, workers are in the process of pressing the collected rubber into latex mats. The people live directly on site between the rubber trees. Usually the whole life ...
October 22, 2020

Vuelta a Cuba

A special day in the small town of Trinidad. The international cycling race, the Vuelta a Cuba, passes through the city. Already hours before, people gather on the street. For the ...
October 12, 2020

The tea heater on the main street

A lucrative business in Kabul. It smells like coal fire, but that's just the fuel for a monstrous samovar. The large tea kettle has a Kabuler directly at a ...
September 8, 2020

Playing on Stilts

Insights into a special Thai village – Koh Panyee. On the way to one of the magical places on earth, the Nga Phang Bay. The most important attractions of Phang Nga Province hang with ...
September 5, 2020

Noon, tranquillity and panorama

Arcades of the Museo de Historia Municipal: This so-called city museum is an old, neoclassical villa that first belonged to rich Cubans and later to an equally rich German sugar cane plantation owner. Around the Plaza ...
July 27, 2020

Old Deserts Clay

In the Tamnougalt Kasbah in the Draa Valley: The partially restored ruin of the "Kasbah of Tamnougalt", also known as "Kasbah des caïds", is located four kilometers south of Agdz on ...