Kathrin_E's Travel Blogs

Ettlingen and the Alb Valley
Mar 04, 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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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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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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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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Hike from Gernsbach to Eberstein Castle
May 13, 2011
Eberstein castle is located on top of a ridge high above the old town of Gernsbach in the Murg Valley. A fine hike can be done …
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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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Mecklenburg 2009
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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