My Hometown

What does the word hometown actually mean to you? Is it the place where you live? The place where you were born? Or maybe where you just feel good? I think there is no right … Read more

Hamburg

After our cat is back home and I got my lens repaired back today, I am finally in the mood for a new blog post again ­čÖé . We’ve been in Hamburg lately for shopping … Read more

Flower power – Northern Germany is blooming

Actually we wanted to explore the neighbourhood by bike today. Unfortunately a flat tire made us return home within five minutes. Luckily we did not make it very far. I strolled through the neighbourhood instead … Read more

Catch some fresh air

Rain, snow wind and mud. During the last weeks the weathergod sent us everything, but no of sun. That’s how I start almost every blog post lately. But that’s January. And based on the motto … Read more

Hamburg Ottensen

The days are short and you really need to use every minute without rain to go outside Actually you can go out when it is raining as well. But that’s only working when your rain … Read more

Walking through the Heide

Right now the heather is blooming. As we wanted to go for a short walk anyway and because the weather was good all day long, we decided to drive into the Heide area. Not far … Read more

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

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 L├╝neburger 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 L├╝neburger Heide” anyway? The animal park is about 40 minutes … Read more