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Frauenkirche Dresden – in the catacombs of the lower church

Frauenkirche Dresden – in the catacombs of the lower church

We were traveling in Dresden again and as the opening picture clearly indicates: it wasn't a really nice day that invited us to linger on the Elbe promenade.

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Reflection: “Media and Freedom” conference in Izmir

Reflection: “M…

We were only too happy to accept the invitation of...

Nevfel Cumart - co-author and reviews

Nevfel Cumart - …

We, the entire Alaturka editorial team, are very p...

Max - the blackbird chick - Werner Koschan

Max - the blackb…

Whit Monday evening around 9:30 p.m., Night is slo...

Mausania at Lake Ohrid - author Michaela Sybertz on tour

Mausania at Lake…

A wonderful side effect of traveling by caravan or...

Johanniter – from the pilgrim hospital in Jerusalem to Rhodes

Johanniter – from …

Long before the First Crusade, merchants from Amal...

The Hospitallers - expansion and consequences to Europe

The Hospitallers - e…

In the first part of our article “The Hospitalle...

Reflection: “Media and Freedom” conference in Izmir

Reflection: “Media…

We were only too happy to accept the invitation of...

Water supply in the Roman Empire

Water supply in the …

The quality of execution in the Roman Empire is ab...

Saicur - a soundtrack against the absurd behavior

Saicur - a soundtrac…

SAICUR presents a soundtrack against the absurd be...

Strange Kind Of Women – visiting Meiningen

Strange Kind Of Wome…

Meiningen is located on the Werra in southern Thur...

Evening cabaret at the Rino campsite

Evening cabaret at t…

Some people are really spontaneous and willing to ...

Jon Davis – singer of Korn and fan of HR Giger

Jon Davis – singer…

Jonathan Howsmon Davis was one of the founders of ...

Spring awakening on the Ahr and Main

Spring awakening on …

Longer than ever before, is the almost convincing ...

Olive trees - cultural-historical examination of the olive tree

Olive trees - cultur…

During our return journey from Istanbul via the Da...

Blooming yellow gentian on the slopes of Walmendinger Horn

Blooming yellow gent…

Our hike up to the Walmendinger Horn was not only ...

Even the ancient Romans used the wood of the serviceberry!

Even the ancient Rom…

Right at the beginning of our project trip we met ...

Muskateller – a pleasure as a grape

Muskateller – a pl…

You probably don't necessarily have to be a wine d...

Dutch cuisine – fast food completely different!

Dutch cuisine – fa…

Hardly any national cuisine is free of influences ...

Swedish Kanelbullar – the slightly different cinnamon rolls

Swedish Kanelbullar …

In almost every international cuisine there are si...

Boza - an ancient, fermented soft drink

Boza - an ancient, f…

After our extensive and sweaty mountain hiking tou...

Bicycle-Travelling & E-Bike-Camping

With the e-bike to the unicorn cave near Scharzfeld

03-06-2023

Riding the e-bike to the Uni…

Today is supposed to be the day, because our goal is the unicorn cave near Schar...

The bike project

21-05-2019

The bike project "Ciclo…

After our days in Venice and on Lake Garda, the next stop for several days was t...

Heinrich on Tour - Preparations are running at full speed

16-05-2019

Heinrich on Tour - Preparati…

With the handover of the BTurtle, the mini-caravan for bicycles, about 3 weeks a...

Germany - Austria - Switzerland - Italy - Great Britain - France - Netherlands

Hiking Botanical Garden Augsburg

Hiking Botanical Garden Augsburg

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colourful environment for "Engelstaedter's Rock meets Classic" We had followed ...

Viaducts of the former Finnebahn near Bad Bibra

Viaducts of the former Finnebahn near Bad Bibra

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The two viaducts between Bad Bibra and Saubach were probably the most difficult ...

Klootshooting - recreational sport, historically older than Boßeln!

Klootshooting - recreational sport, historically o…

11-03-2023 | Hits:624

Once again traveling along the East Frisian coast in Northern Germany, we had th...

Locks of Love at the Hohenzollern Bridge in Cologne

Locks of Love at the Hohenzollern Bridge in Cologn…

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Our short walking tour through the centre of Cologne had lead us into the direct...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

Thessalonica at the time of the Byzantines

Thessalonica at the time of the Byzantines

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Our tours in Thessalonica had not only brought us into contact with the Roman cu...

Argilos - early Greek colony west of Strymonas

Argilos - early Greek colony west of Strymonas

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We are on the way to the ancient Amphipolis, which is situated in an arch of the...

Citroen 2 CV fourgonette - Judith's motorhome impresses

Citroen 2 CV fourgonette - Judith's motorhome impr…

08-12-2023 | Hits:167

And there it was that time again - a new guest or a new vehicle on the campsite ...

Exploring Pindos Mountains - Hiking to the Vikos Gorge

Exploring Pindos Mountains - Hiking to the Vikos G…

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During our stay at Camping Vrachos in Kastraki at Meteora monasteries we also ha...

Serbia - Hungary - Czech Republic - Slovenia - Croatia - Poland

Salona - next destination of our tour along Roman road system

Salona - next destination of our tour along Roman …

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For several years now, Split has been a popular summer tourism destination in Cr...

Our stay in Františkovy Lázně – competition with Karlovy Vary

Our stay in Františkovy Lázně – competition w…

24-10-2023 | Hits:372

On the way to the South Bohemian Aleš Gallery to the exhibition “Metamorphose...

Monument against fascism - shoes on the bank of Danube

Monument against fascism - shoes on the bank of Da…

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From a distance we had noticed some crowds of visitors who had gathered on the e...

The Klis Fortress - bulwark to the Split peninsula

The Klis Fortress - bulwark to the Split peninsula

01-10-2023 | Hits:386

The first point of our sightseeing program was scheduled early the next morning...

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