Dutch vs. Danish

It has come to my attention that people often confuse Denmark and the Netherlands (especially their respective demonyms, Dutch vs. Danish). To help with this issue, I have created my own improved version of a graphic I once found online. Hopefully this helps clear up a bit of confusion.   On a somewhat related note, […]

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dm Price Labels

I noticed an interesting little thing while shopping recently in my local dm store. dm (full name: dm-drogerie markt) is the largest chain of drug stores in Germany, selling similar products to US chains such as CVS, Walgreens, and the like. What interested me in dm that I haven’t seen anywhere else is that on […]

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The DHL Packstation

The world’s largest logistics company, Deutsche Post DHL (DPDHL), is the national postal service in Germany. According to their 2016 Business Profile, DPDHL controls 62.1% of the German mail communication market and 43.7% of the German parcel market. In Germany there’s much more competition among couriers and delivery companies. Some that come to mind include […]

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The Fish Spa (Prague)

In Prague I went to a fish spa. I had first seen this concept in Copenhagen, but I wasn’t able to justify the exorbitant cost of the treatment. When I found a similar place in Prague, however, the lower price was able to convince me to get the foot treatment. Before the treatment, they wash […]

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