The Ruhrgebiet in Germany – part 2

As promised I’d like to show you the rest of our weekend in the Ruhrgebiet. Tiger and Turtle sounds like a zoo or something but is is actually an art installation in Duisburg. The weather wasn’t … Read more

The Ruhrgebiet in Germany – part 1

The Ruhr district in Germany isn’t a very touristy area I guess. And even many Germans who don’t know that area very well, might tell you that this place is kind of ugly. One large … Read more

Birds of western USA

When you are reading my blog regularly I don’t need to tell you that I like to go birding. That’s especially interesting when I’m on vacation and I can search for species that are not … Read more

Saturday trip to Bremen

Have you (lately) been in Bremen? In case the answer is no: You really should catch up on going there! My recommendations: Besides visiting the nice old city you should get a coffee at the … Read more

Max Mutzke grooves Hannover

Yesterday evening Max Mutzke (a German singer and songwriter) performed a concert in Hannover. Together with his band “monoPunk” he played some of his songs in front of a small audience. His music is a … Read more

Hello 2017 – Hello Berlin!

Parallel to the first post this year, we already made the first short trip this year. We spontaneously decided to spent a weekend in Berlin. Germany’s capital has many pros and cons. Let’s start with … Read more

Have a good start into the new year!

2016 is over now. We’ve travelled a lot: Cologne, USA and Canada just to mention a few destinations. That’s almost unbeatable in 2017 🙂 . Unfortunately the year 2016 wasn’t good for everyone of us: … Read more