Travel tip: Duisburg Rheinpark

One thing I’d like to mention: Even when talking about a travel tip, it’s not worth to go there when you have a longer journey. The place is very nice, but it’s only interesting when … Read more

Visting the “Herrenhäuser Gärten” in Hanover

As I already mentioned in my last blogpost we’ve been in the city on Hanover last weekend for a concert. We decided to visit the “Herrenhäuser Gärten” before the concert, since we wanted to explore … Read more

Easy walking in Bochum

There are still many prejudices that the region where are living right now, the “Ruhrgebiet”, is ugly grey and not attractive at all. My mom who spend some years of her childhood here, told me … Read more

Geese and a broken lens

I have many things on my personal schedule right now and this is why I didn’t take many photos in the last few weeks. But the evening light was perfect last weekend and I finally … Read more

Owl be there!

Today, I walked trough the woods with my camera ready, to photograph anything that is not fast enough to run away. A sleeping owl, or something alike. Unfortunately I did not find anything, all animals … Read more

Geese, cats and snow

When walking through our small village on a grey winter Sunday, you usually won’t see many people. But you can be sure to see “our” geese or sometimes the very confident cat from our neighbour. … 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

The Kingfisher challenge 2018 (?!)

I have reduced my photographic activities to a minimum due to the rainy weather. But since the sun came out today, I got my warm clothes together to finally get a good photo of a … Read more

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