THÜRINGEN – 4 days camping road trip

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Not so long ago, it was still kind of planned that we pack up our “summer clothes” and drive off to SYLT – a German island I´ve been really eager to visit ever since I moved over here. But then, well, as we by now probably all know, plans changed. It would have been a long drive by myself and …

LÜNEBURGER HEIDE – a weekend trip

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Friday after Gin´s work we drove off to explore the blooming fields of Lüneburger Heide for the weekend – finally! I have to admit I had no clue this beautiful nature park even existed before I moved to Germany and have been wanting to visit it for “years” now. The best time to visit is late July – mid September …

road trips in Germany: Bremen – Cuxhaven – Helgoland – Bremerhaven

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Another great weekend is behind us and once again, Germany seized to surprise not only me, but this time also Gin! We drove off Friday morning and had 3 days time to spent on the northern coast – we chose Cuxhaven as a base. It was one of those spontaneous decisions, we booked a place to sleep only a few …

off the beaten track in Germany – HELGOLAND

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Since we have the awesome opportunity to enjoy a 3-day weekend every weekend for the next couple of weeks, we tend to make the best of it. And since summer is (or at least should be) coming, we thought of visiting the German north coast again. I was never in Cuxhaven and so, we had our goal. And as I …

Monday´s special: TEUFELSMAUER

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If we knew how cool this place was we would have definitely visited it already long before, but for some reason we only discovered it this weekend. The whole Teufelsmauer (“the devils wall”) is around 20 km long and it stretches from Ballenstedt to Blankenburg. One can visit certain parts of this incredible sandstone rock formations and this time we …