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Expedition part 1

Here are the first pics from our expedition (it was more a scouting tour since instead of going north for the tour we went south). They are mostly from the best day we had there with the walrusses and beluga … Weiterlesen

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Trip to Barentzburg and Piramiden

These little villages are russian coal mining settlements. While Barentzburg still has an active mine (mostly ucrainians work there), Piramiden is now ghost town. Only 9 people left to live there. On the Piramiden part I met my norvegian friends … Weiterlesen

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Pics from day 1 in the Arctic

Since I don’t have a lot of time I am just uploading the pics here and will comment on everything later…

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Way behind with updates…

This June is a very busy month for me and I am already behind with updates. I went back to Ireland over Pentecost. This time I visited Belfast. Even though I got way too wet I still like Ireland very … Weiterlesen

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Liege day 2

The next morning I took my time because the weather was not as nice as the day before but luckily it was not raining. So I went to do some more geo-caching and take some long-term exposure pics at the … Weiterlesen

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Liege day 1

So I went to Liege on a sunday morning. It is just a one hour train ride from Cologne so it is not really far. The train station in Liege is a photographer’s dream… so when I arrived I took … Weiterlesen

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Lüttich/Liege

Tomorrow morning I will take the train to go to Lüttich/Liege in Belgium. It is one of the three stops on my way to Paris. And most of the time when we stop there I think that I should take … Weiterlesen

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Rheinpark…

Today we had lots of demonstrations in the city so I went geo-caching in a park along the river which has been re-constructed for ‚Bundesgartenschau‘ when I was a kid. There were three caches I wanted to find but I … Weiterlesen

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Geo-caching in Cologne

When we were in Iceland my friends were looking for geo-caches as they are geo-cachers and have done this for quite some time. I was thinking about starting this too and got registered a few weeks ago. Today I was … Weiterlesen

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Paris

I know that I usually post some pics from carnival but it is mostly always the same and I was just too busy to upload them… a week after carnival I had to go back to Paris for several days. … Weiterlesen

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Iceland, day 6 – the last one

And again we got up early although the weather forecast was not too good. The first stop of the day was at Seljalandsfoss, another beautiful waterfall. When we arrived there we were not alone but the big busses had not … Weiterlesen

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Iceland day 5

Once again the weather forecast was not that good but we intended to walk over to the DC3-plane wreck. It is one of the most famous sights in Iceland and we wanted to go early to take pics of the … Weiterlesen

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Iceland day 4

We left early again but at least that day we treated ourselves to breakfast before we left. 😉 The plan was to drive to the black beach at Jokulsarlon for sunrise but then suddenly we saw the full moon rising … Weiterlesen

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Iceland day 3

Sorry, I am really busy these days but I hope to get all missing days from Iceland up today. So here is day 3. The weather forecast indicated that it might be the best and only sunny day during our … Weiterlesen

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Busy

Sorry but I just didn’t have time to post anything the last days. We always got up early because we wanted to take advantage of the light at sunrise and then the days went by in a blurr and it … Weiterlesen

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Iceland day 2

This morning we got up early again, full of the spirit to explore Iceland. And what did we find? Weather, weather, weather… In fact it was raining as hard as yesterday, only the storm had lessened a bit. So we … Weiterlesen

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Iceland arrival and day 1

Well, my flight with Icelandair from Frankfurt to Keflavik Airport was quite uneventful. The plane was mostly empty so I could switch to a seat with nobody sitting next to me. When we landed the sun was shining and I … Weiterlesen

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Iceland….

I know I haven’t blogged in a while but there actually wasn’t a lot to tell although I have been quite busy the whole month of January. But now I am ready to see some northern lights again. At least … Weiterlesen

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Merry christmas and a happy new year

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Concert in the Cologne cathedral

I have been a bit busy over the past weeks. There might be some christmas market pics in the next weeks but not sure when I will have time to post them. Today I was at a concert in the … Weiterlesen

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