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Erfurt Christmas market - scent of mulled wine and gingerbread

Erfurt Christmas market - scent of mulled wine & gingerbread

Without question, the Erfurt Christmas market is one of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Germany and it is the largest in Thuringia anyway, because the medieval old town of Erfurt around the cathedral square offers the ideal backdrop for an at...

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The 13th artthuer – Thuringia art fair in Erfurt.

The 13th artthue…

We were at the camping fair in Erfurt for the firs...

Carnival Cologne 2013 viewed from above – Werner Koschan

Carnival Cologne…

"I want to go to the parade," says my wife Rita. S...

The Simpsons – Fined for insulting religious values

The Simpsons –…

Regardless of whether you like one of the most wel...

Onyx Marble - Quaternary figures and vases

Onyx Marble - Qu…

In many bazaars on the Turkish Riviera you will fi...

The 13th artthuer – Thuringia art fair in Erfurt.

The 13th artthuer …

We were at the camping fair in Erfurt for the firs...

Carnival Cologne 2013 viewed from above – Werner Koschan

Carnival Cologne 201…

"I want to go to the parade," says my wife Rita. S...

The natural philosopher Democritus from Abdera

The natural philosop…

Even in ancient times there were great social diff...

Development of women's suffrage in Turkey

Development of women…

Women's rights, equal rights, emancipation and, as...

The Visit Revisited Tour - Loreena McKennitt

The Visit Revisited …

Loreena's The Visit Revisited tour, commemorating ...

Rodgau Monotones – German musicians make region famous

Rodgau Monotones –…

With our lunch date, we had heard something about ...

Saz - the traditional accompanying instrument of Turkish bards

Saz - the traditiona…

On the evening after the first day of the seminar ...

An entertaining evening of jazz - Pablo Held Trio in Antalya

An entertaining even…

As part of the Izmir Jazz Festival, the Goethe Ins...

Mastic pistachio - a tree that can also help to decide politics!

Mastic pistachio - a…

We were traveling with our friend Ricky from Izmir...

Avocado - delicious and healthy as a dip, salad or spread

Avocado - delicious …

We were guests of friends in Alanya and were invit...

The eucalyptus tree is also spreading in the Mediterranean

The eucalyptus tree …

Preservation and protection of nature are importan...

Rose of Jericho - the resurrection plant

Rose of Jericho - th…

A dry-looking, herbaceous tuft in the slightly dar...

Cream puffs at the Oker dam

Cream puffs at the O…

We had arranged to meet friends for a coffee in th...

The Mühlhausen plum jam – often buck goods in its day

The Mühlhausen plum…

If, like us, you repeatedly find yourself in unfam...

Lesbos and delicious squid in garlic sauce

Lesbos and delicious…

During our tour of Lesbos we had come to Skala Sik...

Prüllerkes or Schwemmertje - delicious from East-Frisian

Prüllerkes or Schwe…

We came across this typical Frisian-East Frisian p...

Bicycle-Travelling & E-Bike-Camping

Staranzano - Bike Tour in the Nature Reserve Foce dell`Isonzo

24-05-2019

Staranzano - Bike Tour Natur…

After heavy rain showers of the last days there was something like blue sky and ...

Experience the north of Germany with the B-Turtle

18-02-2019

Experience the north of Germ…

Left and right along the dikes of the Elbe river or Buten or Binnen ... as peopl...

Ruhr district cyclists and the BTurtle - lending in Duisburg

28-01-2019

Ruhr district cyclists and t…

As one of the first customers and users of a BTurtle in the Ruhr area, we had go...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

 Readers Trip

First Readers Trip of Alaturka.Info

23-12-2013 | Hits:4030

Couple of our readers were asking if we can organise trips to some of the famous...

Via Egnatia through Albania - from Durres to Quafe Thane

Via Egnatia through Albania - from Durres to Quafe…

09-12-2016 | Hits:3576

From Durres, where you should definitely visit the Archaeological Museum, the Ro...

Sea balls on the beach of Durres - in large quantities

Sea balls on the beach of Durres - in large quanti…

30-04-2017 | Hits:5263

During our tour through the city through Durres, we decided to take a stopover o...

Culture Region of Ohrid - The Museum on the Water

Culture Region of Ohrid - The Museum on the Water

05-08-2015 | Hits:9718

The fish-rich Lake Ohrid and the strategic location attracted the first settler...

Germany - Austria - Switzerland - Italy - Great Britain

Traces in the Vienna Woods - not just Romans and Celts

Traces in the Vienna Woods - not just Romans and C…

27-06-2021 | Hits:1400

In his work, created around the middle of the 2nd century AD, Ptolemy calls the ...

Viaducts of the former Finnebahn near Bad Bibra

Viaducts of the former Finnebahn near Bad Bibra

08-08-2022 | Hits:221

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

Meadow landscape - a walk along the Lossa

Meadow landscape - a walk along the Lossa

12-04-2020 | Hits:1314

Another walk has taken us along the Lossa creek, where we came across an almost ...

Climbing in the Ruhr area – next to the castle ruins Hardenstein

Climbing in the Ruhr area – next to the castle r…

29-06-2019 | Hits:1748

Climbing has been in for many years. And the hype is continuing - and this is re...

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

From Brunn to Belgrade, visiting Memorial Church of St. Savas

Brunn to Belgrade, visiting Memorial Church of St…

10-03-2016 | Hits:4253

In the continuation of our project work we were going to Belgrade after first me...

Eger-Cheb - restored pedestrian zone and the time-gate

Eger-Cheb - the time-gate and renewed pedestrian z…

20-08-2017 | Hits:3817

Of course, we were curious about what would experience next to the historic buil...

Mostar - a city in the course of history

Mostar - a city in the course of history

07-05-2021 | Hits:2590

Our visit with the extended tour of the Stari most bridge was so impressive that...

Singidunum - fortification on the Danube limes of the Romans

Singidunum - fortification on the Danube limes of …

04-11-2017 | Hits:3494

Singidunum was once the name of the ancient Roman city at the mouth of the Sava ...

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