This is a warning for every foreigner who dares to use the Deutsche Bahn as a means of transportation. It can be hell! First of all you will notice that it is fucking expensive. Compared tot he ticket price you will realize that the service is poor (if there’s any). But most of all the train connections are horrible. It
Last year I was hooked on the „Buskers“ festival. Today I still like to remember the six Frenchmen from the year 2022 who amused me so much. This year there is once again a diversified programme made of floor shows and bands. This time I join the festival already on Friday watching the performance of Cirque Tango from Argentina and
„Do it yourself, make it new, make it nice“, this triad is the motto of the artistry of the art nouveau period. The exhibition „Goddess of art nouveau“ is dedicated to this art historical era at the edge of the 19th century to the 20 th century. The composition of the exhibits focuses on the role of women at that
Walking towards the municipal park of Peine via the North-South-Bridge on Saturday we can already hear the dignified tones oft he pipes. The romanticized memory of the movie „Braveheart“ comes quickly into my mind. Flashback: sping of 1996 in Egypt. It is a nearly sold out cinema hall in the centre of Cairo. The place is packed with young men.
Art for reflection and not only for consumption that’s what I associate with the exhibitions of the Brunswieck artist Denis Stuart Rose. And as I really do like to use my brain the works of this creative mind are just right for me. The shows are pleasant changes in times of information and picture rushes. From Arpril, 29th to May
This spring will not gather momentum. Sunny and warm days are rare. My recommendation: If you catch one of them, use it. Of course, the best way is a hike in the Harz Mountains. Today we choose the Oker valley. A round course leads us from the town Oker via the Adler cliffs and the Verlobungsinsel (engagement island) to Romkerhall.
By accident I learned that the Kleiner Fallstein offers an attraction over Easter: Blooming adonis. What is so special about it? Well, adonis does not grow everywhere. And: the blooming period is in April. Two years ago I got to know this small steppe plant at the Heeseberg. On this sunny Sunday morning we are leaving for a revival of
The Mosel cycle way between Trier and Koblenz is dinstinguished by wonderful half-timbered houses from different centuries. The architectural style of these houses makes the area with it vineyards especially romantic and medieval looking. The characteristics of these building in common is the combination of a massive foundation (wine cellar and basement) and pavement. In ordert to avoid damages by