Autumn hike

Autumn is slowly coming in Germany. And since the weather forecast from yesterday forecasted no rain, we decided to go for a hike, one of the things we love to do in these Corona times. … Read more

A summer day in Cologne

I am a little behind my personal blog post schedule. There are several reasons for that. One is that we moved into a new apartment a while ago and there are still many things to … Read more

Pellworm – Sunny autumn vacation

After the heater in the apartment on the island of Pellworm totally broke down, we were lucky get an alternative option. Our AirBnb hosts have another house on the island which we could use. That … Read more

Ruhrgebiet in two days

Hamburg, Berlin, Köln, München Many people know all the places in these cities. But why not do some Sightseeing in the “Ruhrgebiet”? Yes, I am biased due to the fact that I am living here … Read more

Wanderlust: Airfield Krefeld

In the last weeks we hiked a lot. Since the weather was really nice and due to Corona there was no chance for vacation at the sea for example, hiking was a really good alternative. … Read more

LaPaDu

No, LaPaDu is no sickness and yes, this word (actually it’s a abbreviation) really exists. At least in the region where I live. And to be honest: Even most people in Germany might not know … Read more

Kingfisher shooting in Muelheim

I never get tired of Kingfisher posts. And why should I ? The European Kingfisher is one of the prettiest and most colourful birds in Germany! We recently discovered that there is a bridge nearby … Read more

Birding at the Kemnader See

I am not a (early) morning person and it is really nice to stay in bed 40 minutes longer in times of Corona and home office. On weekends it’s the same. When there is no … Read more

Slowing down in Corona time

Stay home, don’t go out. These are the sentences you hear mostly in the Corona news these days. But I can really good understand that this is really hard for many people. Even for us … Read more

Night photography: Thyssen Krupp

My main photography targets are usually animals or anything else in nature. But since we are living in one of the most urban areas in Germany this is a bit tricky. Yes, there are some … Read more