Kathrin_E's Travel Blogs

Rheinland-Pfalz - Rhineland-Palatinate
Oct 16, 2007 – Apr 28, 2017
Destinations and travel tips in the federal state of Rheinland-Pfalz
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Alsace
Jun 03, 2011 – Apr 03, 2017
A collection of places I visited in Alsace
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Mar 04, 2017 – Mar 08, 2017
Ettlingen is Karlsruhe's next-door neighbour, a pleasant small town with a pretty old town and a palace. It is the gateway to t…
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This blog was featured on Sunday April 23rd, 2017
Güdismontag in Luzern: Carnival rules!
Feb 27, 2017
The parade on Carnival Monday (Güdismontag) is one of the biggest events in Luzern's Fasnacht. Come to watch the parade on See…
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Feb 14, 2017 – Feb 21, 2017
Cuxhaven is my favourite place on the North Sea coast. Its virtues can be summed up as: Beach, tides, fresh wind, endless walks…
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This blog was featured on Friday February 17th, 2017
Stades Old Town: Bricks, Bricks, Bricks
Feb 12, 2017
Stade's old town, undestroyed and authentic, still tells of the times when Stade was a proud member of the Hansa. The many smal…
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Alemannic Carnival in Gengenbach
Feb 05, 2017
Gengenbach's carnival is part of the Alemannic Fastnacht, the special old tradition of the Black Forest region, which is much d…
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Kraichgau Hills
Apr 13, 2016 – Jul 02, 2016
Places to see and things to do in an underrated region: the Kraichgau hills between Karlsruhe and Heilbronn
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Aug 25, 2010 – Sep 19, 2015
The Ruhr District is one of Germany's most underrated regions. Its old image as a dirty industrial zone simply isn't true any m…
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This blog was featured on Sunday May 21st, 2017
Stockholm: City of Water, Wind and Light
May 27, 2014 – May 28, 2014
Six days in Stockholm in May 2014
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Advent in Landshut
Dec 08, 2012
Landshut's Christmas market in Freyung stays open through the whole Advent season. In addition to that there is the artisans' m…
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Advent in Passau
Dec 06, 2012 – Dec 07, 2012
In December 2012 I spent a couple of days in Passau for the Christmas market, for sightseeing and also a couple of day trips in…
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Oct 25, 2009 – Jul 16, 2012
The Murg valley is one of the major valleys that enter the Northern Black Forest from the Upper Rhine Plain. It has beautiful l…
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This blog was featured on Monday June 19th, 2017
Altstadtfest in Gernsbach
Sep 19, 2010
Every year on the third weekend in September the entire old town of Gernsbach transforms into a fairground. On Saturday the fes…
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Jun 26, 2009 – Jul 02, 2009
A one-week visit to Mecklenburg with base in Kühlungsborn included visits to Schwerin, Wismar, Rostock, Heiligendamm and Bad D…
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This blog was featured on Saturday March 25th, 2017
Basel – A City for Explorers
Dec 05, 2008 – Dec 06, 2008
Basel is a city that fascinates me because of its mix of old and new. It is a destination for explorers who like to take their …
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