Smoky vacation

We had a great vacation in California and Oregon this year. But one thing was really bad: The wildfires. When we arrived in San Francisco our AirBnb host told us that there was a heat … Read more

This is Portland – Part two: Street Art

Apart from hanging around in cafes and restaurants 😉 we love to explore cities by walking around. And this is always a good opportunity to look for some nice street art. I haven’t seen that … Read more

This is Portland – Part one

First of all: Sorry for the error message. This is caused by an update and I hope this will be fixed  soon! Let me start with a quote from the book “This is Portland” by … Read more

Top 5 photos – US Westcoast

We are back from the USA and after I browsed the first time through my photos, I’ll show you my personal top five photos today . Of course this is not the only post from … Read more

On the road again…

We are currently on the road in western USA and right now in Bend, Oregon. Since I only have my smartphone with me ,I will not publish new posts here.  But you can follow me … Read more

Walking through the Heide

Right now the heather is blooming. As we wanted to go for a short walk anyway and because the weather was good all day long, we decided to drive into the Heide area. Not far … Read more

Mission accomplished: Canoeing right up to the front door

There are those things in life you always want to do but you actually never do them. In our case it was canoeing on the river right in front of our home (you can see … Read more

Peggy the campervan

Last weekend we met with friends, who recently bought an old Volkswagen van and made a camper van out of it. That is something we definitely like to do as well! Actually we already had … Read more

Easy Walking: Pietzmoor

Today I walked through the “Pietzmoor“, a wetland area near where I live. Unlike some other trails, the round trip in the “Pietzmoor” really is a decent walk. It is around five kilometres long and … 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