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April 10, 1915

The French attacks on German positions between the Meuse and the Moselle and the Russian advance over the Carpathians constitute, says The Times Military Correspondent, “the opening of the Allied offensive in the summer campaign of 1915.” The French  19 more words


April 7, 1915

From Petrograd comes news of a notable Russian success in the Carpathians. In the centre of this zone of fighting the Russians were able to advance to the southern side of the Rostoki Pass. 13 more words


The path of Spring.

Although I’ve been sick all week long, I still found the time and the courage to go out for a little walk this afternoon. The weather was beautiful and temperature rose up to 20°c. 148 more words


Rhine, Wine and Castles

Looking out from the ruins of Heidelberg castle , perched in the hillside, there is a wonderful view of the town of Heidelberg, the Neckar Valley and the Neckar River as it heads towards the Rhine. 726 more words

Beautiful Places

Still looking for Karl

Last week I was visiting Trier on a business trip.Trier is a lovely town in the Moselle wine region of Germany close to the border with Luxembourg, with quite a few claims to fame including being the birthplace of Karl Marx. 642 more words


Race #1 of the season: Course des 3 côtes, Nouilly

Before they proceed to the main part of this post, the Ninja Turtle and GodzillaPin would like to wish their readers Happy Chinese New Year! May the year of the Goat/Sheep bring you all happiness, prosperity, success, abundance, wealth, joy, good grades at school, great progress at work, etc etc etc. 720 more words


Specificity - Or Something Close to It

Training by specificity is a very fancy and technical way of saying “you get better at something by practising, and the more you do it, the better you get”. 613 more words