Birdwatching on the Island of Pellworm

After we arrived on the Island of Pellworm and checked the weather forecast, it was sure that we could not do very much outdoors. But reading, drinking tea and from time to time browsing through … Read more

Summer days in Hamburg

Time is running fast at the moment. It feels like we have been Hamburg just a couple of weeks ago, in fact we visited the city almost two month ago. The are many things you … Read more

Kingfisher challenge – check

It is kind of weird that I can finally complete my “self made Kingfisher challenge” in 2019. And it is not because of the year. It is because I took these photos from our balcony. … Read more

Eric Paslay in Hamburg

Due to lack of time this Blogpost is only available in German language. However, here is a short Video from his performance in Hamburg in September 2019:

Short summer posting

Germany and the rest of Europe (maybe the rest of the world?) is suffering from the extreme temperatures and the dryness. We are lucky that it got better, at least were I live. But the … Read more

Urban gardening

I still have some photos from our USA trip in my pipeline, but today I have something out of the “real life” :-). We are living in a urban area with many cities around. But … Read more

The (easter) Fox

In my last posting I told you that it’s pretty difficult to get a photo of a fox during the daytime. What should I say? It was the other way around today: It was pretty … Read more

Urban wildlife

I finally have found the time to show you some pictures I shot today and yesterday. As you may have noticed I did not post new content in the last few month. This was not … Read more

Easy walking – The “Baldeneysteig” in Essen

Live is running so fast at the moment. Winter is over and we had almost 20 degrees Celsius last week. I had many things going on in my family, so I did not have much … Read more

Many birds and a Sqirrel

Yes, even in the urban area of the “Ruhrgebiet” you can find places where you can spot birds and other animals. And surprisingly it wasn’t that difficult. The place we lived before, the “Lüneburger Heide” … Read more