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Feste und Feiern in der Türkei

Festivals and Celebrations in Turkey

On this date in 1920, during the War of Independence, the Turkish Grand National Assembly was established in Ankara by Mustafa Kemal and laid down the foundations of a new independent state from the ashes of the Ottoman Empire.

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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 ...

Thistles - not just wild plants - a feast for the eyes in the garden

Thistles - not just …

Many gardeners see thistles just as weeds, but the...

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...

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...

Bicycle-Travelling & E-Bike-Camping

The bike path along the Unstrut - Memleben monastery

26-09-2020

The bike path along the Unst…

We were cycling along the Unstrut river, where we came across the small town of ...

Unexpected encounter with a Mango Velomobile

07-07-2020

Unexpected encounter with a …

Often there are the unexpected things in the course of the day that lead to an e...

Jean-Yves - Solar Trike and the Mini Caravan - just a try?

26-01-2019

Jean-Yves - Solar Trike and …

Tinkerers and hobbyists are numerous - sometimes you do it off with a tired smil...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

Berat - City of a thousand windows - influenced by Ottoman

Berat - City of a thousand windows - influenced by…

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Comparable to Apollonia, the Albanian city of Berat can look back on a historica...

Amphipolis - customs taxes on wood and mines made it rich

Amphipolis - customs taxes on wood and mines made …

17-03-2017 | Hits:1453

After our stop at the Monument of the Lion of Amphipolis, we continued along the...

Ereğli - Kerberos and the Cehennemağrazı cave

Ereğli - Kerberos and the Cehennemağrazı cave

23-05-2020 | Hits:235

Worth mentioning and worth visiting is the area around the city port of Ereğli...

FC Barcelona Escola Soccer Camp in Thessalonica

FC Barcelona Escola Soccer Camp in Thessalonica

21-08-2016 | Hits:2872

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

Suna & İnan Kıraç Museum Kaleici

Suna & İnan Kıraç Museum Kaleici - Antalya

29-03-2016 | Hits:3631

Suna & İnan Kıraç Kaleiçi Museum is housed in two historic buildings in ...

Bafa Lake

Bafa Lake

02-12-2013 | Hits:7790

Bafa Lake is situated in southwest Turkey, part of it within the boundaries of M...

Sinop - Hafen und Badeort mit Tradition am Schwarzen Meer

Sinop - young city with a very old heritage

24-05-2020 | Hits:3385

Sinop is a young city with a very old heritage that is losing its charm day by d...

Kuşadası Strände

Kuşadası Beaches -choose between sand and rock

31-03-2015 | Hits:5750

It is possible to find various sandy or rocky beaches all around the town of Ku...

Germany - Austria - Switzerland - Italy - Great Britain

From Camping Neue Donau to the Prater - hiking the way!

From Camping Neue Donau to the Prater - hiking the…

04-08-2017 | Hits:1703

Many travelers may think it is too far hiking into the inner city of Vienna from...

Hiking from Kahla up to the Leuchtenburg passing Seitenroda

Hiking from Kahla up to the Leuchtenburg via Seite…

10-09-2017 | Hits:1763

In our article about the porcelain centre of Kahla, we had already mentioned the...

The Walmendinger Horn - hiking tour and alpine flowers

The Walmendinger Horn - hiking tour and alpine flo…

16-12-2020 | Hits:147

Once settled at the Vorderboden campsite in Kleinwalsertal, we set out on our fi...

The Brunnenmarkt - an oriental street market in Vienna Ottakring

The Brunnenmarkt - an oriental street market in Ot…

02-07-2018 | Hits:1411

If you want to enjoy the ultimate, almost oriental market experience in Vienna, ...

Kitzingen glows - Christmas market and a short history

Kitzingen glows - Christmas market and a short his…

13-12-2016 | Hits:2029

In contrast to the past few years, the Christmas market in Kitzingen should be l...

On the way to Danube Island in Vienna - Camping Neue Donau

On the way to Danube Island Vienna - Camp Neue Don…

29-07-2017 | Hits:2021

Within continuing of our project work on the development of camping tourism on t...

A walk through the old town of Naumburg

A walk through the old town of Naumburg

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The research for an ATM machine led us into the city centre of Naumburg in south...

A first visit to Norwich - it will not be the last!

A first visit to Norwich - it will not be the last…

30-09-2019 | Hits:730

The city of Norwich, about 100 miles northeast of London, is arguably the most f...

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

Sremska Mitrovica - unexpected bath at the River Sava

Sremska Mitrovica - beach area at the River Sava

07-10-2016 | Hits:2713

In search of further stations within the Camper Route, we stopped at the idyllic...

Wine cellar Plže - Petrov and its cap vaults

Wine cellar Plže - Petrov and its cap vaults

31-03-2019 | Hits:812

It was just a coincidence and ultimately due to the increasing feeling of hunger...

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

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

20-08-2017 | Hits:2368

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

Intermediate stop in Belgrade - floating hotel on the Danube?

Intermediate stop in Belgrade - floating hotel on …

17-12-2016 | Hits:2057

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

Belgrade - The fortress on the river mouth of Sava - Danube

Belgrade - The fortress on the river mouth of Sava…

04-10-2017 | Hits:1583

After our extensive city tour through the center of Belgrade in the impressive C...

Day trip to Vid - Roman trading post Narona

Day trip to Vid - Roman trading post Narona

29-09-2015 | Hits:5120

Once again we were on the road to follow some directions to places of interest. ...

A short visit to Warsaw Castle Square

A short visit to Warsaw Castle Square

23-03-2020 | Hits:815

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

Impressions from Croatia - Jesenice and Dugi Rat

Impressions from Croatia - Jesenice and Dugi Rat

06-10-2015 | Hits:4188

What in the high season between Omis and Split on the coastal highway 8 creates ...

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