Monthly Archives: April 2008

cyclon

One of the most annoying things about my job is the Internet connection. I basically use a mobile phone to go online and you can imagine how slow that is. It might be alright if it would be for some … Continue reading

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Indian dentist

some days are just fucked up. Today was one of these days. I woke up this morning having a severe tooth-ache. Actually, it started yesterday evening, but it wasn’t that bad then. One of my British colleagues made me a … Continue reading

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impressions

The first impressions of my new home for another 3 weeks…

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Indian traffic

Normally I tend to say: “It’s not better, it’s not worse – it’s just different”. Same applies to Indian traffic – mostly. Like most British occupied countries they drive on the left side of the road. At least most of … Continue reading

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a typical day onboard Stemat 82

I usually get up at 5am to start up my computer and receive some mail or respond to the mail that came in yesterday evening. I’d prefer to do that on the barge, but reception of mobile networks which I use … Continue reading

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incredible India

Finally my flight to India left on Friday morning. I left Berlin to fly to Bombay via Amsterdam. When I left Berlin around 6am it was barely 6 degrees. In Bombay it was still 31 degrees when I arrived around … Continue reading

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