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Lazy-Crazy-Hazy Summer Interview with Branka Perak

By Petra Tkalcec / 2013-08-07

Remember the girl on a long-board, from our Spotted in Zagreb a few months ago. We tracked her down. You know that sticker: MY JOB IS BETTER THAN YOUR VACATION! Well, it is true! Branka lives in Zagreb, she is half Croatian half Peruvian, and besides the CV booster of being fluent in English, German, […]


Lazy-Crazy-Hazy Summer Interview with Ewa Wróbel-Hultqvist

By Petra Tkalcec / 2013-08-06

Ewa Wróbel-Hultqvist is a painter and kids clothes designer from Poland. Her brand of unique hand-painted children’s clothing and shoes called EFVVA was born in 2011. Ewa lives in Krakow with her Swedish husband and their son (with another son on the way any day now).   Let’s see what she had to say about […]


Lazy-Crazy-Hazy Summer Interview with Monika Gabor

By Petra Tkalcec / 2013-08-02

Switzerland based Monika Gabor was born and raised in Szentendre, Hungary and after having lived in different countries for 16+ years , she is now looking into a few options to reconnect with her roots in Hungary and establishing something that would benefit Hungarian entrepreneurs. The first small step was to establish the Hungarian Success […]


Lazy-Crazy-Hazy Summer Interview with Ioana Negulescu

By Petra Tkalcec / 2013-07-31

In this episode of Lazy-Crazy-Hazy Summer Interview Series I bring to you Ioana Negulescu, the  Happyholic graphic ”designerd” from Bucharest, with butterflies in her stomach and passion for copy writing. You might know Ioanna already, from our post about rebranding Romania! Here is what she had to say about her summers: Describe your dream summer […]


Pregnancy Time Lapse from Latvia

By Petra Tkalcec / 2013-07-29

Young couple from Riga, Latvia made this super cute memento for their baby, by doing a stop motion video of the pregnancy. Although this is not the first time it has been done, eg. baby Amelie Maya birth story has 10M views since it has been posted one year ago, we wish the Alps family […]


Lazy-Crazy-Hazy Summer Interview with Ken White

By Petra Tkalcec / 2013-07-28

Here is the first one in the series of Lazy-Crazy-Hazy Summer interviews. We chatted up some people about how they like to spend their summers, and our first victim was Ken White, an Englishman in Budapest. Budapest resident for almost 12 years now and Ken says he still feels like a fish out of water. […]


Miss Jamaica 2013 is Hungarian

By Petra Tkalcec / 2013-07-23

I bet this is not the face you would expect to see behind the name Gina Hargitay. But this is her, she is the new Miss Jamaica! Born to the Jamaican mother and a Hungarian father Gina is proud both of her Jamaican heritage and her European roots. Here is her latest facebook status: Hey […]


The Electric rise and fall of Nikola Tesla

By Petra Tkalcec / 2013-07-10

Today is the Birthday of Nikola Tesla, one of the greatest scientists of all time, without whom the world would probably look much different today. I won’t go into details of who he was, most of you know it, nor I will go on and rant about all the conspiracy theories and who ripped whom […]


Letter to Dražen Petrović

By Domagoj Buljan / 2013-06-07

20 years anniversary of the death of Dražen Petrović – one of the best basketball players in the world! Dražen Petrović was an extraordinary young man, and a true pioneer in the global sports of basketball. I know that a lasting part of his athletic legacy will be that he paved the way for other […]


Witold Pilecki, Poland’s unknown hero

By János Gömöri / 2013-05-23

Note: this is a longer post, but worth the read if you want to hear an amazing story. The life of Witold Pilecki resembles action movie plots. Do you know all those movies where the good guy gets inside the prison (falsely accused or voluntarily) and he finds out about the horrible events of the […]

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