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Berlin Wall, Germany

Berlin Wall, Germany

One of the most loaded (though iconic) places to visit in Europe is the Berlin Wall. For so many years, the Wall separated families, friends, co-workers, neighbours. 189 more words


Day 55

Bright and early, 8AM breakfast! There is no time to sleep when you’re on vacation. We went to stop by the Berlin Zoo. There were elephants, ostrich, llama, and a lot of other animals from the perimeter of the grade through the gates. 417 more words

Auferstanden aus Ruinen

“Risen from Ruins,” the national anthem of East Germany.

Risen from ruins
And facing the future,
Let us serve you for the good, 278 more words

Potatoes, Cucumber, String Beans And Fried Eggs

The dish above is also quite tasty. Potatoes, cucumbers, string beans and fried eggs. Again cooked by the husband of my mother. I think I should convince him of creating a blog about German dishes. 117 more words


Friendship Without Borders

Today we spent a delightful afternoon with two friends from Spain, met over ten years ago on an academic visit to Granada. We had a long, leisurely lunch (with coffee and dessert of course), followed by a stroll along the Cuyahoga River. 635 more words


16 April – Sarah Kirsch


Nachmittags nehme ich ein Buch in die Hand
Nahcmittags lege ich ein Buch aus der Hand
Nachmittags fällt mir ein es gibt Krieg… 161 more words