Weimar – my home in the East

Hello everyone 🙂 Winter was quite strong in Germany - the Southern parts have been troubled with snow masses in January and then it got really cold all over the country for about 10 - with around -10 degrees at night. Due to that, I got the chance for a real winter experience with a … Continue reading Weimar – my home in the East

In your Face!

Happy New Year everyone! It's already a month old and life continues as before and in some regards everyone is wondering how crazy 2019 will be, considering all the madness that happened in 2018. However, it actually is possible.. monthlong American shut-down due to Trumps wall plans at the Mexican border, the British parliament not … Continue reading In your Face!

#Parlis: Hills, Pilgrims and Cobblestones along the Atlantic Coast

Before I already embark on my next big cycle tour this Monday, I wanted to make sure I'll finish the story about my first trip. So here we go... After cycling through Paris and having cooked with Maelle the other day, I started the journey to Lisbon on September 6th early in the morning. Rush … Continue reading #Parlis: Hills, Pilgrims and Cobblestones along the Atlantic Coast

#Parlis: Cycling Europe – from the idea to the first kilometers on the bike

Hey there 😀 I'm writing these lines from my new place in Weimar but this article is much more about the month before I moved to Thuringia. Around this time last year I was travelling Eastern Europa by train with my interrail ticket, and while I was busy walking through cities and listening to tour … Continue reading #Parlis: Cycling Europe – from the idea to the first kilometers on the bike

Radeln für den guten Zweck: Galway Cycle

Hallo und herzlich willkommen! zu meinem ersten Artikel auf Deutsch auf dieser Seite... hier und heute geht es um ganz viele Kilometer auf dem Rennrad und eine tolles Charity-Event in Irland. Wer mich schon ein wenig länger kennt und mir bei blogventure.eu schon gefolgt ist, erinnert sich vielleicht an die große Radtour quer durch Irland … Continue reading Radeln für den guten Zweck: Galway Cycle

On Scandinavian Roads

Hello everyone 🙂 alongside work, my travel year 2017 continues with some great adventures. Already just before I left for my interrail trip through Eastern Europe a good friend asked me if we couldn't do another road trip together this summer. Always up for an adventure, I suggested to figure out details when I get … Continue reading On Scandinavian Roads

Heidelberg

Hello everyone, back again in Germany after a great journey through Eastern Europe, I got a lot to think about, tell friends and family about my experiences and edit all the pictures I made. However, meeting people during my travels is one of the most exciting parts no matter where I go. Even though you'll … Continue reading Heidelberg

Interrail #8 Multicultural Clash in empty Istanbul

Hi everyone, the last stop of my interrail tour in March was Istanbul in Turkey. This visit took place about 3 weeks before the referendum in April. Due to all the political tensions and problems during the past months, I'm not quite sure how to describe my impressions of that city and country. When I … Continue reading Interrail #8 Multicultural Clash in empty Istanbul

Interrail #7 Thousands of Years of Tolerance in Sofia

Welcome back everyone! Train travel About twelve hours and a passport check and country border later, I'm still on the train in the middle of nowhere somewhere in Romania. The train is running late and it's getting dark, additionally the staff as well as most other people don't speak or understand neither English nor German … Continue reading Interrail #7 Thousands of Years of Tolerance in Sofia

Interrail #6 The Old Myths of Budapest

Welcome to the Hungarian capital! 🙂 After walking the narrow paths of Venice and the broad streets of Vienna, Budapest has a totally different atmosphere - rather Eastern European. However, the city and the whole country have a long history of being torn between East and West. This back and forth has shaped the outer … Continue reading Interrail #6 The Old Myths of Budapest