Since I haven't been on holidays for quite a while and Levka finally started her first "real" job with regular income, we thought we need to spend this money ;-) and decided to really go on holidays. After struggling a bit with possible timeframes (BTW: I hate official school holidays...), we finally booked a kind of a roundtrip to Brasil - at least fixed destinations and pre-booked flights. So, starting in Salvador de Bahia we travelled over to Iguacu to stay some days in Rio de Janeiro and finally have one last week at the beach in Praio do Forte:
Last two day of our holiday, staying in the Iberostar Praio do Forte in Brazil and guess what happens? Yeah, a conference about latest IT trends is being held in our hotel. And it is even getting better: In the entry hall of the hotel a huge sign shows the conference program and conference sponsors...amongst IBM, HP also T-Systems. Yeah, that's a way of preparing for home. In the morning as well as in the evening I have to cross the T-Systems logo. But at least I learned that working at T-Systems Brazil can be somehow different compared to Germany.
The picture above was taken approximately at lunch time, 28 degrees Celsius...that's a "Mittagspause" as I would like to have it (notice the magenta T-Systems bag she is carrying as well as the other guy lying around there - both T-Systems employees ;-)).