Category Archives: Europe

Sleeping at the Dike

It has been decades that I’ve wanted to go to do some hiking in the mudflats, the North Sea Watt. It is something very special when the sea water level decreases and leaves the sea bottom without water, the also … Continue reading

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On the Path of the Vikings (2) – Haithabu Museum

This summer we were on the path of the Vikings who lived once in most of the parts of the nowadays Schleswig-Holstein region in northern Germany. Haithabu (or Hedeby) is a great place to discover more. Here there are re-constructed … Continue reading

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On the Path of the Vikings (1) – Haithabu Village

This summer I was at the Haithabu village near to Schleswig in the north of Germany to explore the life of more than a thousand years ago. Haithabu was an international trading center between the 8th and 11th century. Heiðabýr … Continue reading

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A Treat of Art, Creation and Yummy Cakes: Manor Görtz

Still a private home, the manor Görtz is a great place where to pass a whole afternoon to relax, to discover the many little places with art and decor, to savor the yummy cakes or just watch your kids playing … Continue reading

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Visiting the Saint Nicholas Church in Fehmarn

Sometimes I like to explore my childhood and the places where I lived. So this summer I thought I will do two things in one: show my sweetheart a typical northern German island and have a look into my childhood. … Continue reading

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