back home

My cold lasted longer than anticipated and so I spent my days hoping we would not have to cancel our vacation. We are now back from our vacation to Lancaster – visiting friends – and Scotland. I have already uploaded a few pictures on flickr– more will follow shortly as I sort out the bad… Continue reading back home

Travel Equipment

Psycho suggested I could carry between 10-15kg for longer than a 10-minute-walk. So Here’s the equipment I plan to take and estimated weight of each component. Backpack – 1kg (and that’s a light one!) Camera – 1.5kg (that’s optimist) My part of the tent – 1.5kg Sleeping Bag – 1.5kg (that’s a pessimistic estimate) Kocher… Continue reading Travel Equipment

Vacation Plans

See I made a new category on the blog called ‘Travel’ because I am determined to not let another year go by without some exciting vacation outside of Karlsruhe – yeah that’s how far we got last year. I found a few very inspiring pages about traveling lately that helped my determination grow: –… Continue reading Vacation Plans

Where I’ve been

Seems to be the thing to do 🙂 I should travel more ….. create your personalized map of europe or write about it on the open travel guide

Wait another year

We’re back from the skiing vacation. Stats: 12 people – 3 cars- 3 apartments – 1 week – Les Collons, Altitude 1850m. Ca. 100 bottles of beer and 12 bottles of wine. Too little ham and cheese. Too many eggs. Frozen oranges and apples. A lot of baguette. Too little cheese mix for the fondue.… Continue reading Wait another year

Donautal Camping

This week-end we spent camping in theDonau Valley with some friends. It was fun despite my mood being ruined by leaving late on Friday and the heat on Saturday. Saturday was just not my day. Getting burned by the sun doing nothing all day is just not quite the relaxation I was imagining. Anyhow the… Continue reading Donautal Camping