Can pelicans actually fly?

Last week we visited a wildlife park, which is half an hour away by car. This is perfect on rainy days, since the park is almost empty then. You can walk around and watch animals, … Read more

Animals of US Westcoast

I still owe you my collection of captured animals from our last USA Westcoast trip 🙂 . Nothing really spectacular but at least the usual suspects: Squirrels, Whales and vultures. Have a good start into … 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

Photos of December

December was a bit slow regarding taking photos. One excuse is the grey weather. Fog and rain isn’t that much fun. But we also had some nice days last week and took the opportunity to … Read more

Feathers, fur and a froggy: Westcoast wildlife

As you might have noticed, some of my favourite photo motives are animals. And usually you can spot lots of wildlife in the Vancouver area, depending where you are. Birds are around almost everywhere. And … Read more

Around the pond

Just a stone’s throw away from our home there are two small ponds which are good for a short evening walk. At least when the weather is good 🙂 .   Have a good start … Read more

Photos of July

The month of July is almost over now and, apart from some sunny days, the summer was pretty awful until now. This is why I didn’t take that many photos as I usually do. I … Read more

Time for memories: Yellowstone

Visiting the Yellowstone Nationalpark in the USA (which spreads over three states: Montana, Idaho and Wyoming) was on my bucket list for ages. And on our roadtrip this dream came true. Take plenty of time … Read more

Geocaching!

In case you don’t know what geocaching is all about: it’s something like a modern scavenger hunt. We are pretty new to the “game” and found 47 caches until now. Some were more tricky than … Read more

Squirrel paradise: The Ohlsdorf cemetery

I hope you all had a great Christmas time! To be honest I am happy that it’s over now. To much food and Christmas stress 🙂 Yesterday we spent the day in Hamburg. While Anna … Read more