Thursday, May 31, 2012

Where is this tranquil place?

It's a beautiful Botanical Garden in a stunning scenery. And on the foot of a famous mountain.
You get it?
I'll tell you. And I'll show you a view from the mountain, you'll see the town. Tomorrow.

Linked to Sky Watch Friday

Wednesday, May 30, 2012


Border crossing from Mexico to Guatemala, Andreas looks around while the paper work has to be done,
Atenango de La Frontera, 2009

Guatemala City
Linked to signs, signs

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Berlin Hauptbahnhof

The new main station

Berlin, April 2012

Linked to ABC Wednesday. T is for train spotter. And this is the place for them.
O. k. the truth is: first my choice was train station. But I looked and this is just a station. There is no t.

Friday, May 25, 2012

Reflections in the train

Graffiti on the other side, reflections from the opposite windows

On my way to work

From inside to outside, the S-Bahn (local train) is leaving a station, May 2012
Linked to Weekend Reflections

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Wednesday, May 23, 2012


Esteli, Nicaragua, November 2009
One of the many painted signs in the streets from Esteli. More in this previos post.
I link this to Lesleys signs, signs.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Central America Highway 1

This lady with her son is drying beans on the street

it's the Pan Americana or Central America Highway 1

not busy with traffic, but with lots of people at work

in El Salvador, November 2009
This was on our way by car (the red one) from Canada to Panama, somewhere between Santa Tecla and San Miguel.

The letter for todays ABC Wednesday is S. It's the street which is used in a different way.

Monday, May 21, 2012

Typical German

Power station harbor at the Datteln-Hamm-Kanal

The canal, May 2012
Around five kilometers from home. Beside this industry it is a quite and nice area along this canal. It's typical German to look for a niche in a very populated area.

Linked to Our World Tuesday

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Yesterday in Dortmund

Linked to signs, signs and I submitted this photo for (and you find two more photos there). Is anyone participating too?

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

The River Rhine

Cologne as we saw it from our canoe

Hans is filming in shallow water, August 2010

On this post you find more information about our canoe trip.

Linked to ABC Wednesday and todays letter is R for the River Rhine

Monday, May 14, 2012

A day in the life of the world - Photograph on May 15th!

"On Tuesday May 15th 2012, the ( initiative will invite the entire world to participate in the largest and most comprehensive photographic documentation of a single day in human history."

So go out and shoot and share. I'm hope to get some good ones tomorrow. My day will be full with work, but I'll try to capture the way to work.

Sunday, May 13, 2012

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

German bakery

Dortmund, May 2012
German bakeries have yummy food, but since the Euro they are so expansive.

Linked to signs, signs

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

A picture is a question

So what is this?

o.k. you get it

do you?

Dortmund Hauptbahnhof (Main station), today
And there was something going on (and will be this weekend). Do you have any idea for what reason they have this yellow "things"?

My ABC Wednesday for the letter Q is question

Monday, May 7, 2012


Constance, at the Lake Constance , view from a tower, Germany, 2010
 A lovely city and a great place to visit if you are in the south of Germany.

Linked to Our World Tuesday

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Everybody understand this

Inflatable Trampoline, in Germany called Hüpfkissen or Hüpfburg, April 2012
Linked to signs, signs and to Wordless Wednesday