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Lefkosa - Nicosia - a still devided City

Lefkosa - Nicosia - a still devided City

Within our project we visited Lefkosa / Nicosia, the still divided capital of Cyprus, which is at the same time and despite of that the largest city on the island of Cyprus with about 73,000 inhabitants.

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Reflection: “Media and Freedom” conference in Izmir

Reflection: “M…

We were only too happy to accept the invitation of...

Nevfel Cumart - co-author and reviews

Nevfel Cumart - …

We, the entire Alaturka editorial team, are very p...

Max - the blackbird chick - Werner Koschan

Max - the blackb…

Whit Monday evening around 9:30 p.m., Night is slo...

Mausania at Lake Ohrid - author Michaela Sybertz on tour

Mausania at Lake…

A wonderful side effect of traveling by caravan or...

Johanniter – from the pilgrim hospital in Jerusalem to Rhodes

Johanniter – from …

Long before the First Crusade, merchants from Amal...

The Hospitallers - expansion and consequences to Europe

The Hospitallers - e…

In the first part of our article “The Hospitalle...

Reflection: “Media and Freedom” conference in Izmir

Reflection: “Media…

We were only too happy to accept the invitation of...

Water supply in the Roman Empire

Water supply in the …

The quality of execution in the Roman Empire is ab...

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 ...

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...

Boza - an ancient, fermented soft drink

Boza - an ancient, f…

After our extensive and sweaty mountain hiking tou...

Bicycle-Travelling & E-Bike-Camping

Premiere is successfully passed - with e-bike and B Turtle

12-01-2019

BTVoyage - with E-bike and B…

During last year's Caravan Salon in Dusseldorf and the CMT in Stuttgart countles...

BTurtle Station Lichtenau - Paderborn -

07-02-2019

BTurtle Station Lichtenau - …

Benjamin had been working in the camping equipment branch for some time, so we h...

Encountering the dike sheep on the Unstrut

19-05-2022

Encountering the dike sheep …

Sheep provide us with wool, milk and meat and are among the oldest breeds of dom...

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

Halle - Donkey fountain and the Beatles Museum at the Old Market

Halle - Donkey fountain and Beatles Museum at Old …

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The next day was to be followed by another tour of downtown Halle, so Detlef did...

Walser costume - explanations of the tradition in Mittelberg

Walser costume - explanations of the tradition in …

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The day before we noticed the first activities of the local fire brigade, which ...

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

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

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

From Baumann Cave to Rappbodetalsperre - Harzdrenaline

From Baumann Cave to Rappbodetalsperre - Harzdrena…

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Of course, we had long since heard about the huge suspension bridge at the Rappb...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

Kruja - center in the struggle for freedom against Ottoman

Kruja - center in the struggle for freedom against…

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After our visit to Durres we were driven to mountain town Kruja by passing Tiran...

Samuel's fortress on the rocky outcrop of Ohrid

Samuel's fortress on the rocky outcrop of Ohrid

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When we arrived at the campsite in Struga, we admired the mighty walls of the fo...

Delphi - the sanctuary of Athena Pronaia

Delphi - the sanctuary of Athena Pronaia

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The sanctuary of Athena Pronaia, the "Athena in front of the Temple", is situate...

From Bourazani - on the way to Farma Sotira in Albania

From Bourazani - on the way to Farma Sotira in Alb…

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After our stopover in the Pindos mountains with the renewed hike to the upper va...

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

Hungary - From the capture of the Magyars to today

Hungary - From the capture of the Magyars to today

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This year, Hungary was partner country of the CMT in Stuttgart and as our Centra...

Salona - next destination of our tour along Roman road system

Salona - next destination of our tour along Roman …

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For several years now, Split has been a popular summer tourism destination in Cr...

Gdynia - sandy beach and business port of great importance

Gdynia - sandy beaches and important business port

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Today an imposing city on the Baltic Sea, Gdynia was a real village until 1918. ...

Gdansk - recreational and nature reserves line the bike paths

Gdansk - recreational & nature reserves line t…

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

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