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Amasra - Beautiful Black Sea town!

Amasra - Beautiful Black Sea town!

Amasra is one of the most beautiful towns along the Black Sea coast. Poised on a peninsula split by two inlets, the site was first settled in the 12th century B.C. and named after the Persian Princess Amastris.  ...

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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...

Friedensreich Hundertwasser - architect and environmentalist

Friedensreich Hu…

As an impulsive opponent of the "straight line" an...

Carnuntum - the amphitheatre of the military city

Carnuntum - the amph…

We had walked back from Heidentor along Heidentorg...

Easter and the Easter bunny - mythology about painted eggs

Easter and the Easte…

Pastor Jean Richier called the Easter bunny hiding...

Hiking the Heidentor - a walk outside Carnuntum

Hiking the Heidentor…

After an extensive tour through the amphitheatre a...

Petronell amphitheatre of Carnuntum next to Vienna

Petronell amphitheat…

Next to the Roman military camp of Carnuntum, whic...

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 ...

The red flowering of the quince - springtime appearing!

The red flowering of…

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

Rigid sedge - this swamp plant contributes to silting up

Rigid sedge - this s…

Our hike along the Lossa creek not only gave us de...

Wood anemone - white flowers in the green carpet

Wood anemone - white…

In times when, due to the reduction of movement an...

Cornflowers - some c…

Looking outside at this time of year, it is mostly...

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...

Zurek soup served in a bread bowl in Rewa

Zurek soup served in…

We were in Rewa with friends when we came across t...

Dumplings - with a colorful salad and carrot-ginger juice

Dumplings - with a c…

Traveling in Poland, it was a matter of course for...

Travelling around Greece

Plaka - oldest part of Athens below the Acropolis

03-11-2018

Plaka - oldest part of Athen…

Probably every traveler to Greece will visit the capital Athens, especially as t...

When the sun is saying - enough for today in Perea

13-08-2018

When the sun is saying - eno…

Several times, when leaving Camperstop Zampetas for Perea, we had been walking a...

From Ennea Hodoj to Amphipolis - alternating occupiers

07-06-2018

Ennea Hodoj to Amphipolis - …

For the first time in the year 464 BC, Athens had tried to gain a foothold in th...

Travelling around Europe

By camper or caravan from Tasucu to Northern Cyprus?

01-05-2016

By camper or caravan from Ta…

Within our project "A journey of Intimacy and Culture along the Roman Roads" we...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus - Serbia - Hungary - Croatia

Istanbul Airport Sabiha Gökçen - International

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Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (IATA: SAW, ICAO: LTFJ) is one of the airp...

Entstehung Kappadokiens

The Formation of Cappadocia

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UNESCO-World Cultural and Natural Heritage Cappadocia is located at the centre o...

Alanya - the pearl of Turkish Riviera

Alanya - the pearl of Turkish Riviera

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Alanya is a fast growing town about 135 km east of Antalya. Quite often called t...

The Vergina Star - Origin and Meaning

The Vergina Star - Origin and Meaning

02-12-2015 | Hits:8527

During the visit of the really interesting Museum of Vergina we had met the so-c...

Kayaköy • a former Greek Village

Kayaköy - a former Greek Village empty since 1923

03-07-2016 | Hits:3564

The village Kayaköy, former Karmilassos, stretches along a softly dropping slo...

Thracians, Celts and then the Romans in Singidunum

Thracians, Celts and then the Romans in Singidunum

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From the 6th to the 4th century BC Thracian and Scythian tribes immigrated to th...

Saint Nicholas of Myra

Saint Nicholas of Myra - a Christian Character in …

05-12-2016 | Hits:4482

Each year between 4th and 6th December, the village of Demre (whose historic nam...

The famous Matka - Canyon, Dam and Gorge near Skopje

The famous Matka - Canyon, Dam and Gorge near Skop…

23-08-2016 | Hits:3175

After our mostly disappointing days at Skopje, we were already on the way back t...

Germany - Austria - Switzerland - Italy - Great Britain

The Old Town Hall of Rottweil – live experienced history

The Old Town Hall of Rottweil – live experienced…

22-09-2019 | Hits:166

Another highlight for us was the visit to the Old Town Hall of Rottweil, about w...

On the way to Eckartsburg - summer tobogga in Eckartsberga

On the way to Eckartsburg - passing summer tobogga…

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Brilliant sunshine in April had motivated us to take another walk, far away from...

Aventicum - Amphitheatre and Roman Theatre awaiting us

Aventicum - Amphitheatre and Roman Theatre awaitin…

01-08-2019 | Hits:268

At the time of the Roman Empire, Avenches, at the time called Aventicum, was the...

Japanese Garden in Hamburg looks beautiful in winter

Japanese Garden in Hamburg looks beautiful in wint…

11-02-2020 | Hits:268

We were on the road again in Hamburg, this time to the Camping Show ooh, which w...

City Gate Holstentor of once powerful Hanseatic city of Lübeck

City Gate Holstentor of rich Hanseatic city of Lü…

31-12-2017 | Hits:912

It was once again only a short stopover in the north of Germany but we wanted to...

Hiking to Hohe Acht summit and the Kaiser Wilhelm Tower

Hiking to Hohe Acht summit and the Kaiser Wilhelm …

08-07-2019 | Hits:405

The Nürburgring and its surroundings have a lot more to offer in addition to th...

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:410

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

Roman Ruins at Hohenmarkt in Vienna today Roman Museum

Roman Ruins at Hohenmarkt in Vienna today Museum

16-07-2017 | Hits:1835

During extensive canal construction work in 1948, the remains of the tribunal ho...

Czech Republic - Slovenia - Italy - Poland - Great Britain

The Stöckl - historical market place in Cheb-Eger

The Stöckl - historical market place in Cheb-Eger

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

Ljubljana - street art and cultural community in Metelkova

Ljubljana - street art and cultural community Mete…

28-10-2016 | Hits:2384

The next day was also marked by a further tour into the city of Ljubljana, espec...

Prague - Hiking tour passing the historic old town

Prague - Hiking tour passing the historic old town

28-12-2018 | Hits:1160

By public transport we were traveling from the Campsite Triocamp to the city of...

Rewa – A Fishing dock, Sandbank Reff and the Amber Road

Rewa – Peninsula Reff, Fishing dock and the Ambe…

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Once a major landing place in trade and for fishing, the landing place of the fo...

The Eger Castle - fortification of the town of Cheb

The Eger Castle - fortification of the town of Che…

23-08-2017 | Hits:1161

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

A short visit to Warsaw Castle Square

A short visit to Warsaw Castle Square

23-03-2020 | Hits:387

A business meeting with two entrepreneurs from Warsaw had led to a short visit t...

Outdoor - Beautiful parks, gardens and open spaces in Norwich

Outdoor - Beautiful parks and garden city in Norwi…

01-10-2019 | Hits:240

After our first tour of the center of the city of Norwich, we made our way back ...

Prague - join the Kingdom of the Railways?

Prague - join the Kingdom of the Railways?

07-11-2017 | Hits:974

After some walks together with Jana and Lucinka from Prague, which had led us th...

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