Category Archives: Germany

Weekly Photo Challenge: Connected

This week Ben has asked us to share what Connected means to us. There are a myriad of ways connections are made and here are a few of them 🙂 The lifts and support arches connect the floors in this shopping centre. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Wall

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Cheri has challenged us this week to: ‘Consider the walls you’ve erected and decorated, the halls you walk down each day, or the exteriors you’ve ignored or neglected. What do these walls reveal about a place, people, or you?’ I’m … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: The Residence

For my Hump Day Post today, I take you to The Residence in Munich. We’ve been a few times to Germany now and I’m always in awe of what I see there. This particular trip, was no exception!  The opulence … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Descent

‘This week, show us your interpretation of descent — experiment with your point of view and angle, or go even deeper with the theme.’ For this week’s entries, click here.    

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Hump Day Post: Romantic Road

Whilst in Germany a couple of years ago, we did the Romantic Road tourist trip and we were delighted! ‘Rothenburg ob der Tauber is the quintessential Romantic Road town – a medieval walled town with timbered houses. Based (very) loosely … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin’

‘This week, share a photo that says summer lovin’ to you.’ The English Garden in Munich reminds me of summer with people basking in the sun and in the Chinese Tower, the band plays above the happy chatter of the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Containers

I have to admit that I DO judge books by their covers. The way I look at it, if the cover doesn’t entice me to pick it up, it can be the best book ever written but I’ll never know! … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Nymphenburg Palace

Nymphenburg Palace is situated in Munich, Germany. I fell in love with it the first time we visited and went back for another dose of affluence the next time we were in Bavaria. The richness in the palace is only … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

So much of life happens inside something. A house, a car, a sleeping bag, a UFO. Finding images of a thing inside something else can be a very powerful compositional tool. (Or an excuse to photograph your baby in long-term … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: The English Garden, Munich

We visited (numerous times) the English Garden whilst in Munich and the atmosphere there never ceased to amaze me. It made all my senses come alive! Sitting in the beer garden and observing my surrounds, I found myself smiling and … Continue reading

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How Far We’ve Come

Happy New Year! Another year over and a new one’s just began. So, we were in our lounge room waiting for the Sydney fireworks at midnight whilst Face Timing (Mac’s version of Skype) with our daughter who’s currently living in Germany. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Community

This week’s Photo Challenge is Community. Although it doesn’t necessarily have to mean ‘people’, I chose it as this special event is forever printed on my mind. The Date: May 2012 The Place: Munich, Germany The Event: Bayern Munich Vs … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Hamburg Rathaus, Germany

We’d been to Hamburg about ten years ago, so it was refreshing to go back and see some of the sites that had become somewhat ‘foggy’ in our minds. This time, we used Hamburg as our gateway to go on … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Eerie

Finding inspiration in Merilee’s work, as well as celebrations like Halloween and Día de los Muertos, let’s go out and capture black and white images that are eerie. http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/11/01/photo-challenge-eerie/ The sequence of photos were taken in Germany and I thought this would … Continue reading

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Pink Pelicans

You know when ever we travel, we never give Zoos a second thought, I always think, ‘Been there, done that’. But, during our trip to Munich earlier this year, we had a day when the weather wasn’t crash hot and … Continue reading

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