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Short visit to the Tara – the French research schooner

Short visit to the Tara – the French research schooner

We were guests in Marseille for a few days and came across the Tara more or less by chance as we were heading towards the old port.

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Readings and lectures during the Leipzig Book Fair

Readings and lec…

Book fairs such as those in Leipzig or Frankfurt, ...

A meeting with Ottilie PfefferMinze - Actually!

A meeting with O…

Open and curious, the eye wanders from the cover o...

Architecture Bauhaus Museum with ladder to heaven

Architecture Bau…

In our article about the new Bauhaus Museum in Wei...

Leipzig Book Fair: “The Noise of Life” – Jörg Hartmann

Leipzig Book Fai…

Many of us are very familiar with the always grump...

Readings and lectures during the Leipzig Book Fair

Readings and lecture…

Book fairs such as those in Leipzig or Frankfurt, ...

A meeting with Ottilie PfefferMinze - Actually!

A meeting with Ottil…

Open and curious, the eye wanders from the cover o...

Architecture Bauhaus Museum with ladder to heaven

Architecture Bauhaus…

In our article about the new Bauhaus Museum in Wei...

Leipzig Book Fair: “The Noise of Life” – Jörg Hartmann

Leipzig Book Fair: …

Many of us are very familiar with the always grump...

Saicur - a soundtrack against the absurd behavior

Saicur - a soundtrac…

SAICUR presents a soundtrack against the absurd be...

Strange Kind Of Women – visiting Meiningen

Strange Kind Of Wome…

Meiningen is located on the Werra in southern Thur...

Evening cabaret at the Rino campsite

Evening cabaret at t…

Some people are really spontaneous and willing to ...

Jon Davis – singer of Korn and fan of HR Giger

Jon Davis – singer…

Jonathan Howsmon Davis was one of the founders of ...

Spring awakening on the Ahr and Main

Spring awakening on …

Longer than ever before, is the almost convincing ...

Olive trees - cultural-historical examination of the olive tree

Olive trees - cultur…

During our return journey from Istanbul via the Da...

Blooming yellow gentian on the slopes of Walmendinger Horn

Blooming yellow gent…

Our hike up to the Walmendinger Horn was not only ...

Even the ancient Romans used the wood of the serviceberry!

Even the ancient Rom…

Right at the beginning of our project trip we met ...

Easter time – egg time - chicken and quail eggs!

Easter time – egg …

We arrived in the south of Germany in time for Eas...

Muskateller – a pleasure as a grape

Muskateller – a pl…

You probably don't necessarily have to be a wine d...

Dutch cuisine – fast food completely different!

Dutch cuisine – fa…

Hardly any national cuisine is free of influences ...

Swedish Kanelbullar – the slightly different cinnamon rolls

Swedish Kanelbullar …

In almost every international cuisine there are si...

Bicycle-Travelling & E-Bike-Camping

The bike project

21-05-2019

The bike project "Ciclo…

After our days in Venice and on Lake Garda, the next stop for several days was t...

Still going cycling - or do you turtle already - rental stations

25-01-2019

Still going cycling - or do …

It has only been a year since we had reported about the mini-caravan or B-Turtle...

B-Turtle: Travel Freedom with BT Voyage and e-bike camping

05-12-2019

BTurtle: Travel Freedom BT V…

We have had a number of occasions on using and reporting about the mini-caravan ...

Germany - Austria - Switzerland - Italy - Great Britain - France - Netherlands

The paddle steamer “Stadt Rapperswil” on Lake Zurich

The paddle steamer “Stadt Rapperswil” on Lake …

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

Sight-seeing in Sangerhausen - despite the cool weather

Sight-seeing in Sangerhausen - despite the cool we…

04-06-2021 | Hits:1805

Once again for reasons of direct regional exploration in Sangerhausen on the way...

Palmanova on the Ciclovia Alpe Adria cycle path

Palmanova on the Ciclovia Alpe Adria cycle path

31-01-2021 | Hits:1835

To further explore the Alpe Adria cycle path and other places worth visiting on ...

Off to Dernau, wine paradise on the Ahr River

Off to Dernau, wine paradise on the Ahr River

16-01-2023 | Hits:1949

We have been friends with Frank and his wife for a number of years, who, in addi...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

Das Rechtssystem der Türkei

Good to know - The Legal System of Turkey

18-12-2013 | Hits:5082

Turkey has been a republic since 1923. In the 1920s, the legal system of the Ott...

Shkoder - colonization by Illyrians - then Romans following

Shkodra - colonization by Illyrians - then Romans …

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In our article about the Rozafa fortress, we had already mentioned the first set...

Shortly before the border with Albania - Monastery of Sveti Naum

Shortly before the border to Albania - Sveti Naum

03-12-2023 | Hits:394

Coming from Ohrid, we followed the shore road along Lake Ohrid, making a short s...

Turkey - a paradise for sailing

Gulets of Turkey - a paradise for friends of saili…

21-12-2013 | Hits:5886

Turkey is nearly completely surrounded by water. There is the Mediterranean to t...

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

The Diocletian's Aqueduct in Split

The Diocletian's Aqueduct in Split

18-10-2023 | Hits:638

During our visit to Diocletian's Palace in Split, Robert had already told us abo...

Széchenyi lánchíd - Chain bridge across Danube in Budapest

Széchenyi lánchíd - Chain bridge crossing Danub…

09-08-2017 | Hits:6514

During the exploration of the Budavari Siklo cable railway at the castle mountai...

Porta Caesarea - a city gate of Salona

Porta Caesarea - a city gate of Salona

10-09-2015 | Hits:13383

During our second visit to Solin we were again visiting the ancient ruins of Sal...

Karlovy Vary thermal springs - historical development

Karlovy Vary thermal springs - historical developm…

26-02-2023 | Hits:2384

The healing properties of Karlovy Vary's thermal springs were well known as earl...

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