Traveling with modern technology

Could you find your way in a new city without GPS? I asked myself this question when I was looking with a friend for a restaurant. We had a map. A traditional map. And we were hopelessly lost. To be fair we had our smartphones with us as well, but we were in a city … Continue reading Traveling with modern technology

The places that never change

Time is flying by and things are changing. Even if we are aware of it, it seems that it’s enough to leave a familiar place for couple of weeks or months, to be surprised with something new. The change can be pretty irrelevant  like new drapes at your parents’ place or more significant like a … Continue reading The places that never change

Zero Waste (ish): One month without plastic packages – Part 4: Is it over?

Did I starve? How many times did I sin? Did my life change in any way? Seeing my first post from this series you might be curious how was my plastic-less life in general? Not focused on single experiences, but this raw truth of a general well being of a pretty normal person starting to … Continue reading Zero Waste (ish): One month without plastic packages – Part 4: Is it over?

Zero Waste (ish): One month without plastic packages – Part 3: The package free shop

The whole shop without plastic packages. Is it really possible? Apparently. And you can find there plenty of things! It seems there are many of them already! One can easily find them in big or medium cities. Surprisingly, I haven't heard about them before. The shop I have visited was Eddie's in Mannheim, Germany. My … Continue reading Zero Waste (ish): One month without plastic packages – Part 3: The package free shop

Zero Waste (ish): One month without plastic packages – Part 2 – Grilling?

Did it get any easier with time? A bit. After the research, I felt much better equipped to face life without plastic packages. I was still using the things I bought before, but I started to get some idea of what to do afterward. I found out that finding yogurt or milk in the glass … Continue reading Zero Waste (ish): One month without plastic packages – Part 2 – Grilling?

Zero Waste (ish): One Month Without Plastic Packages – Part 1

Have you seen those depressive photos of animals swimming in the garbage? Or deformed by plastic packages? I have seen them many times, every time feeling helpless. At the same time, it always felt like somebody else's fault. Somebody far, far away... just like those suffering animals. Recently I realized that my feelings are not … Continue reading Zero Waste (ish): One Month Without Plastic Packages – Part 1