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

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

Short trip to Friesland in the Netherlands

Time is running! After a short break on my blog I’d like to show you some photos from last weekend. We’ve spontaneously decided to spend a long weekend Friesland which is in the Netherlands. Our … 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

Fall is here

I still have some nice photos from USA and Canada in my pipeline, but I guess it’s time to come back to the German reality now 🙂 . The days are getting shorter and fall … Read more

Walking through the rainforest

When talking about rainforest, you usually may think about the huge forests in South America. But due to the climate there are many of them in Western Canada, as well as in Oregon and Washington. … Read more

Strolling trough Granville Island on a sunny day

It’s Sunday, I had a long work week and it’s raining. Instead of showing you photos from grey and cold Germany, I decided to pick some nice photos from sunny Granville Island in Vancouver for … 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

Pietzmoor: In the peatland

Some days ago, while browsing through one of our local rags, we found an article about cotton grass which is blooming in the Pietzmoor peatlands not far from here. And since there is also a … Read more

Sunny Saturday Walk

You might remember my post about the unsuccessful search for the Heide. We now finally found a part of it on the way to Lueneburg, more or less in the middle of nowhere. Pretty good … Read more