"holiday" tag
Hamburg Christmas Market_MIN 347_01_s

Hamburg Christmas Market – In Another Minute (347)

There’s nothing quite like a German Christmas Market (Weihnachtsmarkt). And the Hamburg Christmas Market is probably my favorite. It’s the Weihnachtsmarkt of my childhood and probably the only one that serves Fischbrötchen (fish…

MIN_Week 51_Easter-Market_web

Easter Market – In A Berlin Minute (Week 51)

It’s that wonderful time of the year: Easter, Passover, Spring Rites… however you celebrate this time of renewal and rebirth… and it’s also my birthday. So I’ll keep it short. On Alexanderplatz there…

MIN_Week 88 New Years Eve_fireworks

German American New Years Eve – Silvester 2012 – In A Brooklyn Minute (Week 88)

What is a German American New Years Eve? Come, take a look… Every New Year’s Eve that we are in Brooklyn, we follow certain traditions – collecting a few new ones as they…

MIN_Week 62 4th NYC_fireworks_s

4th of July in NYC – In A Brooklyn Minute (Week 62)

Monday was the “4th of July” (aka “Independence Day” and often somewhat sarcastically “America Day”). Last year we were in Berlin for Independence Day and I made my 10th weekly one-minute video about it (then…

MIN_102 Easter Bonnet Parade_NYC_Robot

Easter Bonnet Parade – In A Brooklyn Minute (Week 102)

The 5th Avenue Easter Bonnet Parade in Manhattan is the most fabulous display of fashion anyone has ever thought up for a holiday. Actually, I’d like to believe that the images from this…

MIN_Week 36_Bonus_Silvester-CC_s

Silvester / New Year’s Eve 2011 – In A Berlin Minute (Week 36 Bonus Clip)

The most exciting way to spend New Year’s Eve must be to join the masses celebrating with fireworks, drinks and friends out on the streets of Berlin (or other major German cities). Because…

MIN_Week 31_Thanksgiving_wm_a

Thanksgiving In Brooklyn – In A Brooklyn Minute (Week 31)

For the second year in a row we had the most amazing Thanksgiving at Alex’ and David’s apartment in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Thanksgiving was never all that special to me because I didn’t grow…

MIN_105 Cosplay Sakura Matsuri_left

Cosplay at Sakura Matsuri – In A Brooklyn Minute (Week 105)

One of the intriguing features of the Sakura Matsuri (Cherry Blossom Festival) at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden are all the people participating in cosplay, which is a combination of wearing a costume and role-playing based…

Moving Postcard © 2019 All Rights Reserved

Designed by Luci Westphal

Produced by GHWP