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 …

Monday´s special: Stadtbad OKERAUE, Wolfenbüttel

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The recently renovated swimming pool complex in Wolfenbüttel, (Stadtbad Okeraue) is a great place to be in the upcoming school summer holidays if you are about to spend the holidays in the region or at home. As we all know, the weather here is rather unpredictable, but this complex found a great solution for this “problem” – it has a …

Monday´s special: LÖWE-PFAD FOREST WALK, Wolfenbüttel

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LÖWE stands for “Langfristige Ökologische WaldEntwicklung”, in translation this would mean “long-term ecological forest development. The path is 2,5 km long and along the way there are many stops with educational content. Besides those stations, there are many other signs explaining the facts about our forests (including names of trees) and other areas where your kids can test their balance …

Monday´s special: WIND & WATERMILL MUSEUM, Gifhorn

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The international “Mühlenmuseum Gifhorn“ opened its doors in 1980 when visitors could take a look at three original windmills (two German ones and one from Austria). Year after year more wind- and watermills were added and today one can see 16 mills from 13 different countries, including: Germany, Austria, Greece, Ukraine, Hungary, Serbia, Portugal, Spain, Russia, France, Korea, Taiwan and …

Monday´s special: “LIEBESBANKWEG”, Harz NP

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Liebesbank weg is about 7 kilometres long and is known for the 25 uniquely carved wooden benches, all of them symbolising and representing love. Besides benches, there are also “poetry stones” and interesting wooden sculptures dedicated to specific occasions of love and wedded life. If that sounds too cheesy for you, just don´t pay too much attention on it and …