Mission accomplished: Canoeing right up to the front door

There are those things in life you always want to do but you actually never do them. In our case it was canoeing on the river right in front of our home (you can see … Read more

Peggy the campervan

Last weekend we met with friends, who recently bought an old Volkswagen van and made a camper van out of it. That is something we definitely like to do as well! Actually we already had … Read more

Easy Walking: Pietzmoor

Today I walked through the “Pietzmoor“, a wetland area near where I live. Unlike some other trails, the round trip in the “Pietzmoor” really is a decent walk. It is around five kilometres long and … Read more

Lazy July

July this year is really lazy. It’s raining most of the time and the temperatures feel more like spring or autumn. We didn’t go to our local swimming pond so far because it’s just not … Read more

Tierpark Lüneburger Heide

The weather in northern Germany reminds me a little bit of Vancouver, since it is raining all day long. But why don’t visit the “Tierpark Lüneburger Heide” anyway? The animal park is about 40 minutes … Read more

Short biking trip through the Lüneburger Heide

Summer finally reached northern Germany. It could be a little cooler though – but I don’t want to complain about the great weather. 🙂 Because of that, we took our bikes and drove through the … Read more

Streetart in the Wynwood Art District – Miami

The last day on a long distance journey is always a challenge: You want to do as much as possible (in USA it’s shopping most of the time..) but you can’t go to far from … Read more

Weekend impressions: Kiel, Plön, Hamburg

A short getaway is always a good idea. This time we didn’t go that far and booked a small hut near the city of Plön (thanks Airbnb!). From there it’s not far to Kiel, where … Read more

Animals of Florida

As on every trip I love to go outside with my tele lens and take pictures of animals. This is what I did in Florida. Florida has a great variety of birds and reptiles. Most … Read more

A Sunday in Hamburg

I was just browsing through my camera a squirrel photos that I shot today and what I also found was pictures from Hamburg I actually wanted to show you earlier 🙂 Nothing else to say … Read more