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Düsseldorf Carnival - part 1

As it turns, there is a long lasting tradition in Nord Rhein-Westfalia region of Germany, together with some other regions, to have a carnival in the last week of February. 44 more words

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A trip into the Bergisches Land: Schlossburg an der Wupper and Solingen

Heading half an hour east from Düsseldorf, you will find yourself in the Bergisches Land, a low mountain range with stunning landscapes shaped by dense woods and pine forests, meadows, creeks and a number of (artificial) lakes. 502 more words

Year Abroad

Happy carnival --- Fat Thursday (Fetter Donnerstag)

Carnival is a very important festival in the regions along the river Rhine, especially in North Rhine Westphalia. On the fat Thursday you can see many peoples with different interesting costumes walking on the street or even at the work. 99 more words