Tag Archives: Germany

001 February 06

Dresden – Jo’s Monday walk

Dresden has a long history as the capital and royal residence for the Electors and Kings of Saxony, who for centuries furnished the city with cultural and artistic splendor. The city was known as the Jewel Box, because of its baroque and rococo city centre. Dresden is a cultural, educational, political and economic centre of […]

02a6 January 20

Reader Question: Where did you find love?

I was accepted to have an apprenticeship with BASF Chemical Company, in Ludwigshafen, Germany. It’s the largest production site worldwide and the company’s global headquarters and research centre. I spoke no German, but then, I’ve survived in France and Switzerland without French, so why not? I was convinced I would get by and would learn […]

dsc04562 January 12

20 Days of Chill: Dream winter vacation (Day 7)

At the foot of the “Zugspitze” almost 100 years ago the Honourable Mary Isabel Portman built a typical english Country house – locally known as “Schloss Kranzbach”. This is the only “Country house” in Bavaria and it provides a romantic alpine retreat to relax and recuperate. For: 20 Days of Chill: Dream winter vacation (Day […]

dsc02824 January 11

Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge – January 11, 2017

For: Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge – January 11, 2017

dsc04318 December 29

Doors in Freising

Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favorite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join in on the fun by creating your own Thursday Doors post each week and then sharing it. For: Thursday Doors – December 29, 2016

dsc04373 December 27

Freezing in Freising

Hello everyone. We had a freezing day in Freising today. Freising is a town 35km north of Munich and is a 25-minute journey from Munich Hauptbahnhof by regional train. It is one of the oldest settlements in Bavaria. Archaeological finds show that the area was settled in the Bronze Age. The hill between the River […]

dsc04200 December 23

Skywatch Munich

For: Skywatch Friday – Winter Solstice Edition

dsc04036 December 15

Doors in Garmisch

For: Thursday Doors – December 15, 2016

dsc04048 December 13

Windows in Garmisch

For: Monday Window, December 12, 2016, A Lingering Look at Windows ~ December

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Tuesdays of Texture in Garmisch

For: Tuesdays of Texture | Week 51 of 2016

Recipe in a Bottle

Connecting to Friends, Old and New, Through Recipes, Gardens, and Dinner Parties


Musicians, Composer, Writer, and Artist.

There Are More Poets than Stars in the Firmament

would I know the truth of life if not for poetry

lillian the home poet

rejuvenatement - not retirement

Mick E Talbot Poems

haiku tanka senryu hiabun poetry

My Struggling Heart



suspenseful with a pencil

Poets for Peace

Where we use words for Peace.