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Finally moving my stuff to Berlin NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Day, 2 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Although I've had an apartment in Berlin since the beginning of the month, work commitments have kept me from being there so far. But on Thursday I finally make the move in earnest.The story of my first month in Berlin has been a rather empty one, as...
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Gulf Stream Blues 1 Week, 19 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
I've arrived in Berlin today for the first day of my German adventure. I'm here to cover a climate conference and then look for apartments, getting ready for the big move here next month.I'm a journalist, originally from outside New York City, and I'...
Berlin 2 bla baasds sdfsdf sdfs NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Week, 19 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
I've arrived in Berlin today for the first day of my German adventure. I'm here to cover a climate conference and then look for apartments, getting ready for the big move here next month.I'm a journalist, originally from outside New York City, and I'...
Beach office NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 3 Weeks, 48 Minutes ago
I'm moderating some conferences in Barcelona this week, and taking the opportunity to do some work on the beach.My life will now be divided into 'Brussels weeks' and 'Berlin weeks'. It's a bit like the European Parliament's Strasbourg and Brussels we...
Why I love Eurovision NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Month, 1 Week, 8 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Having only discovered the song contest in 2007, I don't have the same preconceptions as Europeans.I headed back to Brussels after a great weekend in Vienna for the Eurovision Song Contest Final. It was my fourth time attending the show and this time...
I'm settling in Schöneberg NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Month, 1 Week, 3 Days, 10 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
After some flirtation with the East, I've decided that my first home in Berlin will be in the West.It's been an intense few days of apartment-hunting here in Berlin. By this afternoon I had it narrowed-down to two places - a two-month sublet in Prenz...
Teutonic telecommunications troubles NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Month, 1 Week, 4 Days, 12 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
As I've been discovering this week, German prepaid mobile plans leave much to be desired.In 1999, when I moved from Boston to New York in order to transfer universities, there were a lot of logistical hassles along the way. I remember that one of the...
So Dave, what's all this about you moving to Berlin? NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Month, 1 Week, 6 Days, 7 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
Today begins a new chapter in my life as I search for an apartment in Berlin.I've arrived in Berlin for the first day of my German adventure. I'm here to cover a climate conference and then look for apartments, getting ready for the big move here nex...
Berlin - the adventure begins NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Month, 1 Week, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
I've arrived in Berlin today for the first day of my German adventure. I'm here to cover a climate conference and then look for apartments, getting ready for the big move here next month.I'm a journalist, originally from outside New York City, and I'...
And...we're back! NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 2 Months, 18 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
I've decided to burst out of the Brussels bubble and head for Berlin. I would say this calls for reviving the blog!One year ago I put my blog Gulf Stream Blues into retirement. Today I can announce some exciting news, I'm moving to Berlin!More detail...
Gulf Stream Interrupted NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 2 Days, 6 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Gulf Stream Blues is going into retirement, while I concentrate on launching the new EuropeanVoice.com.Regular readers may have noticed that my blog entries have been few and far between over the past months. Last year I was promoted to being editor...
A noisier EU Quarter in Brussels NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 2 Months, 2 Weeks, 23 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Since 6 February, planes have been rerouted from their route over the leafy suburbs of Flanders east of Brussels to straight over the EU quarter. People in the eurobubble say it's another example of Belgium dumping problems on people who cannot vote...
A noisier EU Quarter in Brussels NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 2 Months, 2 Weeks, 23 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Since 6 February, planes have been rerouted from their route over the leafy suburbs of Flanders east of Brussels to straight over the EU quarter. People in the eurobubble say it's another example of Belgium dumping problems on people who cannot vote...
The greenest government ever? NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 2 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
British Conservatives have among the worst voting records in the European Parliament on climate issues, according to a new analysis.In May 2010, David Cameron, the UK's prime minister, made a bold claim. As he finalised talks on forming a governing c...
The greenest government ever? NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 2 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
British Conservatives have among the worst voting records in the European Parliament on climate issues, according to a new analysis.In May 2010, David Cameron, the UK's prime minister, made a bold claim. As he finalised talks on forming a governing c...
Switzerland's misleading model NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 23 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
The EU helps Eurosceptics when it allows Switzerland to be in the EU while pretending to be outside of it.Last week, when Dutch Eurosceptic politician Geert Wilders unveiled a much-anticipated 'nexit study' (Netherlands exit from the EU), Switze...
Switzerland's misleading model NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 23 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
The EU helps Eurosceptics when it allows Switzerland to be in the single market while pretending to be outside of it.Last week, when Dutch Eurosceptic politician Geert Wilders unveiled a much-anticipated 'nexit study' (Netherlands exit from the...
Target fatigue NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 5 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 17 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
The EU's attitude toward targets has changed dramatically over the past five years.Back in the heady days of 2008, before the European Union was plunged into a period of crisis around both its currency and its legitimacy, setting hard targets for sol...
Target fatigue NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 5 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 17 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
The EU's attitude toward targets has changed dramatically over the past five years.Back in the heady days of 2008, before the European Union was plunged into a period of crisis around both its currency and its legitimacy, setting hard targets for sol...
Caving in on the cave-in NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 6 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 7 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
The humiliating saga of the ETS aviation dispute has exposed the limits of respect for EU law, both outside and inside Europe.It's not looking good for the European Commission's proposal to undo an EU law that would have charged all airlines for...