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Happy Easter!

As a child, Volker Kraft saw a beautiful paschal tree in his home town…and he wanted one.

In 1965 his dream came true – his own tree with 300 odd eggs on it. 49 more words

Fashion

Nuremberg & Schloss Rosenau

We didn’t manage to get a beer in Nordlingen on the night; it was pretty closed up by 9pm L but be did hear the watchmans cry before heading home to make a dent in the case of Weissbier we have under Pauls seat :D. 804 more words

Campervan Europe

Wanderings

Saturday was a velvet luxury of alone time. The prospect of the day – not yet cemented in any routine — stood before me like a handful of playdough eager to be sculpted.   510 more words

Music from Germany - Heaven shall burn

Heaven Shall Burn is a German heavy metal band from Saalfeld, formed in 1996. They combine an aggressive metal sound with lyrics that show a militant support of anti-racism and fighting social injustice.  32 more words

Europe

Flying over Thuringia

Definitely not a picture of me. Having fallen out of the sky whilst trying paragliding i’m not keen to try it again. However, one very crisp day last November on a hill between Saalfeld and Hohenwarte souls far braver than I, or perhaps just more coordinated, were soaring majestically in the Thuringian air. 59 more words

Photography

Who let the men out!

This one was taken last Thursday en route to the airport for my weekend in blighty. It was a beautiful, bright day and also Men’s Day ( 131 more words

Photography

Easter Egg Tree: Germany (Video)

Volker Kraft decorating a tree with 10,000 Easter eggs in his garden in the ancient town of Saalfeld in Germany.  The Kraft family have decorated their tree with Easter eggs since 1965. 34 more words

Fun