One of the things I noticed and liked form the very beginning in Berlin was the fact that almost everywhere you go you feel like you have enough space for yourself. I have seldom felt like it was too crowded and, in a big city, this is usually the case. Maybe I am mistaken, but after living in Bucharest and London, Berlin felt like a breath of fresh mountain air. Continue reading
The hipster trend has gathered a lot of followers in the past years and it will probabIy continue in this rhythm for a while still until it is replaced by either something complementary or something completely different. I have been aware of it and even interested in it when it was not yet very mainstream: I used to love listening to rather unknown indie bands, go to the first vintage fairs organised in Bucharest and, in terms of fashion, I also picked some elements from the movement, although after reading an article on how to dress and behave like a true hipster, I realised I was very far from the concept.
However, for me it lost momentum quickly and, thus, I didn’t keep me with the developments. That’s is why I have only recently heard of such a thing as sports for hipsters, not to mention an event where all these different “sports” are brought together under the title of olympiad . Continue reading