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Beautiful Giethoorn - as the season’s changes

Beautiful Giethoorn - as the season’s changes

Almost car-free, very idyllic, and incredibly romantic - this is the best way to describe the small village of Giethoorn in Holland. A network of canals meanders through the village for around eight kilometres, which is best explored from a boat. ...

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Shakespeare’s - playwright, actor and businessman

Shakespeare’s …

Understandably, we also wanted to use our stay in ...

Soap bubbles - an ancient toy for young and old

Soap bubbles - a…

Once again on the road in Erfurt, we not only had ...

Mechanical puppet theater at the Krämerbrücke in Erfurt

Mechanical puppe…

We took the tram from our accommodation to Anger, ...

The Three Knights – taken from the gallery Gernot Rammer

The Three Knight…

Once upon a time there lived three grand and of co...

Pontus Greek People - ancient Merchandisers

Pontus Greek People …

During our travels through the ancient places of T...

Mithridates VI - powerful king of Pontus

Mithridates VI - pow…

Mithridates (132 BC - 63 BC), known as Eupator Dio...

The Pliny Canal - an ancient canal project

The Pliny Canal - an…

“50 kilometers long, 150 meters wide and 25 mete...

Termessos and Bellerophon - Mythology

Termessos and Beller…

What armies could not do was possible for the grea...

Passengers at the piano - at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

Passengers at the pi…

It is no longer new idea, since there are several ...

An atmospheric evening in Budapest - Loreena McKennitt

An atmospheric eveni…

It is almost an eternity ago that Loreena McKennit...

Würzburg - Backdoor Connection at Wurzburger Hofbräu

Backdoor Connection …

As part of the "Hygiene Congress, Wound Congress, ...

The Vesela Druzina Orkestar - fascinating sounds of Davul

The Vesela Druzina O…

After the performance of the Calgija Sound System ...

Turkey is the largest hazelnut exporter in the world

Turkey is the larges…

Among all the hazelnut exporting countries in the ...

Apiaries and beehives - relics from the past?

Apiaries and beehive…

Insect and bee deaths due to environmental reasons...

Lily of the valley - can something so beautiful be poisonous?

Lily of the valley -…

The wonderful May air with blue sky, light wind an...

The red flowering of the quince - springtime appearing!

The red flowering of…

This year, despite the pandemic with all its restr...

Onion pie and fried duck? - delicious food in Poznan

Onion pie and fried …

Another day of the trade fair in Poznan had come t...

Baking in the caravan - Gugelhupf with grapes and almonds

Baking in the carava…

Bad weather - not in the mood for a walk or a bike...

Honey gingerbread - even if Christmas is not at stake

Honey gingerbread - …

Our friend Bertl had invited us for a walk in the ...

Sauerkraut stuffed Pirogi - a specialty in Gdynia

Sauerkraut stuffed P…

We have already extensively reported about our vis...

Actual cultural events

ARMIN LINKE - A CARD OR MAYBE TWO

06-01-2020

ARMIN LINKE - A CARD OR MAYB…

The Museum of Contemporary Photography of Milano Cinisello Balsamo and Marubi Na...

CARAVAN SALON 31.08. - 8.09.2019 in Düsseldorf

28-08-2019

CARAVAN SALON 31.08. - 8.09…

This is where the heart of Caravaning beats: Visit this year's largest caravanni...

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...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

Street restaurants and bars in the Ladadika district

Street restaurants and bars in the Ladadika distri…

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We learned Julia and Davide, a couple from Germany with some family relations to...

The Clock Tower • Izmir's Landmark

The Clock Tower • Izmir's Landmark at Konak

30-12-2017 | Hits:6135

The Clock Tower (Saat Kulesi), today İzmir’s landmark number one, was built b...

Saklıkent Canyon

Saklıkent Canyon - an adventure of climbing &…

09-04-2016 | Hits:3992

Once you are traveling from Patara to Fethiye, you should try tro visit the impo...

Bilecik province between Lake Iznik, Bursa and Eskisehir

Bilecik province between Lake Iznik, Bursa and Esk…

05-11-2020 | Hits:206

In addition to the Turkish provinces of Bursa, Sakarya, Bolu, Kütahya and Eski...

Culture Region of Ohrid - The Museum on the Water

Culture Region of Ohrid - The Museum on the Water

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

Alara River and seljuk Caravanserai Alarahan

Along Alara River and seljuk Caravanserai Alarahan

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Emerging from the mountains in the Köprülü District of Antalya, the Alara Str...

Delphi - the treasure houses along the Sacred Road

Delphi - the treasure houses along the Sacred Road

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Our route using the Sacred Road of Delphi is lined with the treasure houses and ...

FC Barcelona Escola Soccer Camp in Thessalonica

FC Barcelona Escola Soccer Camp in Thessalonica

21-08-2016 | Hits:2828

Once again our stay at the camper stop Zampetas in Thessalonica / Perea designed...

Germany - Austria - Switzerland - Italy - Great Britain

Walking the Treetop Path in Hainich – Bad Langensalza

Walking the Treetop Path in Hainich – Bad Langen…

24-11-2019 | Hits:334

Slowly it gets wintry, even though it sometimes seems that the trees getting bar...

With the e-bike to the Apostel Bridge near Bad Bibra

With the e-bike to the Apostel Bridge near Bad Bib…

18-11-2020 | Hits:81

Autumn sunshine and the desire for exercise, once again the most important reaso...

Discover Vienna by bicycle - from Camping Neue Donau

Discover Vienna by bicycle - from Camping Neue Don…

31-07-2017 | Hits:1658

Like in Bremen (we have reported) and many other cities, cycling in Vienna has ...

The Saale Bridge in Bad Kösen - not just a monument?

The Saale Bridge in Bad Kösen - not just a monume…

16-08-2020 | Hits:314

Located just a few kilometers below the well-known Rudelsburg, the historically ...

Hike to the ruins of Kunitz Castle, Castle Gleißberg

Hike to the ruins of Kunitz Castle, Castle on Glei…

14-09-2017 | Hits:1558

After crossing the wooden covered bridge in Kunitz, we had taken the path into t...

Route of industrial culture by bike and B-Turtle

Route of industrial culture by bike and B-Turtle

17-10-2018 | Hits:745

Once again, one of our project supporters has send news regarding the installati...

Metal management in

Metal management in "Ancient Rome" - new…

08-03-2017 | Hits:1857

In our first blog reports we had already written about the coin findings from th...

The paddle steamer “Stadt Rapperswil” on Lake Zurich

The paddle steamer “Stadt Rapperswil” on Lake …

18-12-2018 | Hits:701

Further preparations as part of our project A Cultural Journey along Roman Roads...

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

Short Visit to Wejherowo - Statue of Jakob von Weiher

Short Visit to Wejherowo - Statue of Jakob von Wei…

17-06-2019 | Hits:742

Wejherowo calls itself the spiritual capital of the Kashubians, so it has become...

Sinkholes - Red and Blue Lake next to Imotski

Sinkholes - Red and Blue Lake next to Imotski

27-09-2015 | Hits:5925

As an extremely interesting day trip destination Željka from Camp Galep had rec...

Gdansk - recreational and nature reserves line the bike paths

Gdansk - recreational & nature reserves line t…

02-07-2019 | Hits:769

The infrastructure projects funded by the EU in recent years have not just provi...

The Eger Castle - fortification of the town of Cheb

The Eger Castle - fortification of the town of Che…

23-08-2017 | Hits:1435

The former imperial palace, also called Eger Castle, was built before the end of...

Raab, Rabatz and Moson-Danube near Györ - lovely landscape

Raab, Rabatz and Moson-Danube near Györ - beautif…

28-08-2018 | Hits:1132

The term "City of Rivers", as the Hungarian city of Györ is sometimes called, c...

The Stöckl - historical market place in Cheb-Eger

The Stöckl - historical market place in Cheb-Eger

22-08-2017 | Hits:1524

In the first part of the pedestrian zone of Cheb, formerly called Eger, the typi...

Intermediate stop in Belgrade - floating hotel on the Danube?

Intermediate stop in Belgrade - floating hotel on …

17-12-2016 | Hits:1999

After a few days of organizational office work in Germany, we supposed to go via...

The Ottomans were leaving Belgrade - a changing city

The Ottomans were leaving Belgrade - a changing ci…

21-12-2019 | Hits:387

Until 1850, the historic old town of Belgrade, today a large part of the Stari G...

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