A great café in MV: the Europa in Rostock

Have you ever wondered about the building in the Friedhofsweg 44 near Doberaner Platz on which you can read “Knabenschule” on the front wall? In fact it is a building protected as a historic monument. The building, constructed in 1887, had been used as a school for boys. After the school was closed, the building contained […]

Cookies, Candles and Chipmunks

My personal German Christmas Experience   As my personal attitude towards Christmas has changed over the years, I enjoy this most tranquil time of the year best with lots of delicious food and beverages within the family circle.   Since I´m not the biggest fan of Christmas, I often struggle to get in the right […]

Pizza, Pasta and Personal Service

There are a lot of recommendable places in the KTV but if you have a special weakness for fresh bruschetta, above average pasta dishes, and carpacci, I´ll make you an offer you shouldn´t refuse: The Italian restaurant “Don Camillo” is one of my favorite restaurants in Rostock. What I like about it is not only […]

Big, Bigger, Little Money

First of all, I like beef. I like beef with tomatoes, salad and a lot of cheese pressed in two slices of bread and refined with a special sauce. As I´m writing this blog, my rumbling stomach is annoying me and I find myself longing for a tasty bite of Cyclops Burger with a thick […]

Ready for a medieval feast?

Have you ever imagined how people used to eat 600 years ago? Have you ever wished to forget all your etiquette while you are eating? Well,the Mittelalterschänke Petrikeller in Rostock can make your wishes come true.  As you enter the Petrikeller you will pass the suits of armor standing in the corners and will find […]