Attention, snake!

We just came back from a sunny, slightly easy extended walk through a Heather area nearby. After we started our walk on a crowded parking area and entered a small wood, Anna suddenly shouted “AHHHH … Read more

Bird knowledge: Alcedo Atthis

Alcedo Atthis is the Latin name for the European kingfisher. And this is the bird which this blogpost is about. On Friday morning (I had one day off) I grabbed my photo camera and visited … Read more

Covid Tristesse

The french word Tristesse is probably a pretty good description of what people feel like all over the world in these days. Every day feels like the same and the media is flooded with negative … Read more

Springwalk in Switzerland

You may ask yourself now: Switzerland? How does this work in these times? I need to admit that the topic I have chosen is not 100% correct. The truth is: We were out for a … Read more

Kingfisher shooting in Muelheim

I never get tired of Kingfisher posts. And why should I ? The European Kingfisher is one of the prettiest and most colourful birds in Germany! We recently discovered that there is a bridge nearby … Read more

Birding at the Kemnader See

I am not a (early) morning person and it is really nice to stay in bed 40 minutes longer in times of Corona and home office. On weekends it’s the same. When there is no … Read more

Slowing down in Corona time

Stay home, don’t go out. These are the sentences you hear mostly in the Corona news these days. But I can really good understand that this is really hard for many people. Even for us … Read more

From Montague to Brattleboro

Sometimes there are situations in life you did not plan that way, but afterwards you are happy you got into that particular situation. That can happen with restaurants or Cafes; You are standing in front … Read more

Bridges of New England

I already mentioned some time ago, that I still have some photos from our last vacation in New England ready to show you. Since the weather situation right now is comparable to the situation during … Read more

P’town Cape Cod

P’town is the nickname of the little city Provincetown, situated at the top of the peninsula Cape Cod. Wikipedia says the peninsula has around 3400 inhabitants. But the region depends on tourists and in the … Read more