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Tripoli - mighty city destroyed by earthquake

Tripoli - mighty city destroyed by earthquake

It was pure curiosity that made us follow the sign pointing to the ancient city of Tripoli. Coming from Izmir, we were still about 21 kilometers from Denizli when this street sign made us curious and, as so often, the decision was made quickly. ...

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Hike to the Kloppstock spring and to the Bismarck tower

Hike to the Klop…

After visiting the state school in Pforta and gett...

Wood carving - an encounter with wood art in Garnbach

Wood carving - a…

We were on our way from Roßleben-Wiehe to the sma...

Fords become bridges - the history of the settlement

Fords become bri…

Since people settled, there have always been certa...

Shakespeare’s - playwright, actor and businessman

Shakespeare’s …

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

Norias - ancient Roman water wheels of Hama

Norias - ancient Rom…

Water wheels are known from many countries around ...

The Euphrates-Limes, the Roman border security in the east

The Euphrates-Limes…

When the term "Limes" is mentioned, almost everyon...

Mythologies from Kelainai during the reign of King Midas

Mythologies from Kel…

In our article on the dynasty of the ancient Persi...

Roman Technique - Finding East-West Direction in Landscape

Roman Technique - Fi…

For us modern people, many technical facilities ha...

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 ...

Flowering period of the peony poppy - pink in the garden

Flowering period of …

Those who drive across the country these days will...

Red thimble on the Eselspfad hiking trail near Billroda

Fox Glove on the Ese…

Just slightly cloudy skies and not too powerfully ...

Rhubarb - origin and history of cultivation

Rhubarb - origin and…

The tour around the weekly market, which is still ...

The Robinia or Black locust is coming - slowly but continuously

The Robinia or Black…

I can well remember when, as part of a carpentry p...

Potato fritters and wine tasting - open air in Ferroplois

Potato fritters and …

Again and again spontaneously, there was another c...

Around the world in a pot - culinary offers in Ferropolis

Around the world in …

After completing our outdoor presentation, a quick...

Discover the Unstrut river and gain knowledge of wine

Discover the Unstrut…

The river Unstrut meanders for a total of 192 kilo...

Tea - preparation rituals as different as the dishes

Tea - preparation ri…

In almost all cultures on earth, tea is prepared i...

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Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

Couple more interesting insights about the fortress of Kruja

Few more interesting insights about the fortress o…

06-07-2017 | Hits:2945

Some time ago, we had already published an article on the fortress of Kruja; now...

Türkische Kulturschätze

Turkish cultural treasures - warning of export

12-07-2020 | Hits:2763

Everywhere in ancient cities you will find "souvenirs" in the form of potsherds ...

The Population of Turkey - a colourful mixture

The Population of Turkey - a colourful mixture

12-11-2020 | Hits:3315

Dignity, noblesse, righteousness, enormous stamina and bravery are some of the c...

Exploration - Paragliding at Struga Lake Ohrid

Exploration - Paragliding at Struga Lake Ohrid

08-10-2015 | Hits:6332

Within the framework of our project "A journey of Intimacy and Culture along the...

Germany - Austria - Switzerland - Italy - Great Britain

Walk along the Limmat river through downtown Zurich

Walk along the Limmat river through downtown Zuric…

16-12-2018 | Hits:1397

The following two days we wanted to spend sightseeing in downtown Zurich and in ...

Cultural history of Frisia - Schlossmuseum Jever

Cultural history of Frisia - Schlossmuseum Jever

01-02-2016 | Hits:4370

It is next to the beer known as one of the landmarks of the city Jever in Frisia...

Hike to the Berger monument near Witten

Hike to the Berger monument near Witten

05-04-2021 | Hits:521

We had been hiking in Hohenstein recreation area in the foothills of the Ardey M...

Schulpforte - boarding school for promotion of talented people

Schulpforte - school for promotion of talented peo…

11-06-2021 | Hits:482

The historical imposing buildings of the "village" Schulpforte had already struc...

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

Balaton - Lake Balcsi - more than an intermediate destination

Balaton - Lake Balcsi - not just an intermediate d…

14-03-2018 | Hits:2936

Lake Balaton is located in western Hungary as it is the largest inland lake in E...

Singidunum - Further urban development in the Byzantine Empire

Singidunum - development in the Byzantine Empire

09-11-2017 | Hits:2100

During the first half of the 4th century, Singidunum had a period of peace: the ...

Bike Tour Lednice - with AZUB Recumbent and BTurtle

Bike Tour Lednice - with AZUB Recumbent and BTurtl…

28-09-2018 | Hits:1307

Lednice Castle, which is one of the most visited monuments in the Czech Republic...

Impressions from Croatia - Jesenice and Dugi Rat

Impressions from Croatia - Jesenice and Dugi Rat

06-10-2015 | Hits:4721

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