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Posted on: February 7, 2016 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Miami Beach – Ocean Drive

Once back in Miami Beach after the trip through the Caribbean, there was some time left to relax on South Beach. Far less crowded than on New Year’s Eve, the Ocean Drive allowed for some photos without hurdling hordes of party people. Again, we went to Five Guys Burgers, which I can …

Posted on: January 29, 2016 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 1

Sashimi at Toni’s Sushi Bar in Miami Beach

While in Miami for New Year’s Eve, I went to Toni’s Sushi Bar in Miami Beach for some Sashimi. As a party of two we went there with no reservation on December 31 2015 and got some nice seats at the sushi bar. It is a small restaurant with 50 seats …

Posted on: January 24, 2016 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Wynwood Walls in Miami

While in Miami during December 2015, I visited the city’s business improvement district Wynwood. It is an old industrial and warehouse district that was transformed over the past years into a colorful and vibrant neighborhood just north of downtown Miami. The walls in the area have been designed with huge graffiti …

Posted on: January 23, 2016 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Vultures will damage your vehicle

Ever been to the Everglades National Park? Well, it is an interesting place where you can learn about current threats by python snakes and how Florida is doomed since it is basically sitting on a huge sponge to be flooded by the rising global water level. Many birds can be watched …

Posted on: January 19, 2016 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Street Music in New Orleans

Among many other things I especially enjoyed the variety of street music in New Orleans during my recent trip. There are many bands playing day and night on almost every corner in the French Quarter, offering anything from traditional Blues and New Orleans Jazz to modern interpretations of pop music. …

Posted on: January 14, 2016 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 1

The Hateful Eight – 70mm Special Roadshow Engagement

Quentin Tarantino’s latest movie came out a few weeks back in December 2015, The Hateful Eight. Luckily, I was in Florida at the time and had the opportunity to be part of the Special Roadshow Engagement presented in 70mm… that was so awesome and soooo wide. “The exclusive 70mm Roadshow …

Posted on: January 12, 2016 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 1

Impressions from New Orleans

I spent a few days in New Orleans over Christmas in 2015 and explored the Birthplace of Jazz. Even though December seems to be the coolest month of the year, it was extremely sticky and humid at 26°C (78°F). During the time there it was cloudy every day and at some …

Posted on: December 24, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 1

Merry Christmas from New Orleans

Trying something different this year: Christmas in New Orleans at 26° C (78°F) with intense humidity. Unfortunately it is rather cloudy and rains from time to time, although it might be even more sticky if the sun was shining… All in all, it is rather strange to be away from …

Posted on: August 21, 2014 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

The Renovo Coupe – proudly built in Silicon Valley

“Introducing the first all electric american super car…” – proudly built in Silicon Valley, USA. The Renovo Coupe from Renovo Motors on Vimeo. For any Tesla enthusiast out there, this might be even better: the supercharged $ 500,000+ Renovo Coupe (Shelby Daytona Coupe lookalike), all electric with over 500 horsepower …