Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire

  Sophie Daum From Frankfurt 1 year in Hamburg Fashion photographer As a photographer, what makes Hamburg interesting to you? How do you try to capture it with your camera? The sea is like a huge magnet to me, so I always wanted to live close to it. A city with a harbour seems to…

We need more Wonderwomen in this world!

Daniela Batista dos Santos From Ingersheim, Germany 7 years in Hamburg Founder of the Circle of Wonderwomen What exactly is The Circle of Wonderwomen? It sounds powerful! It’s place where women can get together to show their true selves, and have the opportunity to find out how they can explore their potential and bring it…

This charming man

Tobias Tietchen From Hamburg Tattoo artist How did you discover your talent? And when did you decide people should wear your art on their bodies? 😉 It was more like other people discovered that. I got in touch with tattooed people when I started listening to Punk Rock at the age of 13. Since then…

People need more personal encounters

Marc Aberle & Bosse Küllenberg From Metropolis Forever in Hamburg Youpooly What gave you guys the idea to start Youpooly? We enjoy going to events a lot. But what we love even more is hosting our own events, and having a good time with family, friends and friends of friends. These kinds of unique, personally…

Bridging the gap between Hamburg startups and the international workforce

John Barré From Maisons-Laffitte, France 6 years in Hamburg johnbarre.com/about/ Is Hamburg an easy place to start a business if you’re international? Hamburg is a fantastic place to start a business. Germany is ideally located between Western and Eastern Europe, and Hamburg is only a stone’s throw from Denmark or the Netherlands. Apart from its…

Too much cake is never enough

Ines Pfisterer From Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany 5 years in Hamburg http://www.schneewittchenhamburg.de Who is Schneewittchen, and what does she say to cake-traditionalists? Schneewittchen is my artist name. When I decided to bake vegan cakes, I looked for a symbol that best represents me and my sweet little treats. People always told me I have similarities with Schneewittchen…