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Did You Know Freiburg Was Bombed by the Germans?

It’s true.

On May 10th, 1940, the German Luftwaffe mistakenly bombed Freburg im Breisgau! Three aircraft left Landsberg-Lech Air Base that afternoon with the intention of bombing the French city of Dijon. 168 more words


Fribourg to Moudon

Yesterday I spent a few hours in Fribourg, before getting ready to continue onwards in the direction of Romont. I’ve become less and less a fan of cities as my Camino has progressed and I was glad to leave Fribourg, despite it being a beautifully quaint town/city. 286 more words

Walking Into Spring [My 3,109km Walk From Prague To Finisterre | 2014]

Freiburg - the German eco-city

The City of Freiburg is often called Germany’s “ecological capital” and has been recognized internationally as one of the world’s most livable, sustainable and child-friendly cities. 693 more words


Walking into French-speaking Switzerland (post contains material which might offend)

This post contains material which might offend. If you are easily offended then perhaps this post isn’t for you. Thank you :-)

Before I left yesterday morning the owner of the house packed a lunch for me and gave me a picture painted by Miguel, who lives in the house. 592 more words

Walking Into Spring [My 3,109km Walk From Prague To Finisterre | 2014]

Reise nach Lörrach

Lörrach – mein Studienort.Ich komme aus dem Rhein-Main-Gebiet und seit dem Tag an dem feststand, dass mein Studium mich nach Lörrach bringen würde, habe ich sooo oft die diversen Fragen beantwortet: Was? 437 more words


PostDoc position for a forest modeller with stats knowledge in our lab

We are looking for candidates to fill a 3-yr postdoc position in our lab. The plan is to use Bayesian statistics to connect a process-based forest model to data, and use the fitted models to test the effect of functional diversity on ecosystem responses and community stability. Details here or via NatureJobs.


New on 500px : I'm Kidding Seriously by Fotografan by Fotografan

Have a great colourful week and have fun during the serious days all the time ;-) ! Taken during traditional carnival Monday street parade in Freiburg. 6 more words