Category Archives: Schleswig-Holstein

Staying Healthy in Mind and Body with Nature Walks

It is beautiful weather these days and it is literally screaming for endless walks. So I discovered a wonderful place for long and exciting walks in a nature reserve near to the place where I stay in northern Germany: the … Continue reading

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A Weekend of Open Pottery Workshops

Pottery artists invited everyone to visit them in their workshops on the second weekend of March. People have the possibility not only to admire and buy handmade pottery, but also to talk to the artists themselves and to learn a … Continue reading

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A Carpet of Saffron in Husum

Husum is a little town at the North Sea, not too far away from the Danish border. Every year the city organizes the Crocus Blossom Festival in March. An explosion of purple saffron flowers! It is years I want to … Continue reading

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Lübeck’s Marzipan in a Museum

Lübeck without Marzipan would be like New York without the Liberty statue. Impossible to think. The most famous is the Niederegger Marzipan, but there is more. And we have been in the museum of the Marzipanland. I heard about it … Continue reading

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Industrial and Technological History in Lübeck

Lübeck was once the ‘Mother of the Hanseatic League’ and a merchandise center. In the last century it still had one of the biggest businesses in North Germany: the furnace plant in Herrenwyk, just a few kilometers outside the city-center … Continue reading

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