Tag Archives: Germany

HDP: I’m Living in a Palace!

Well, you see, it’s like this… Some of you might know that we’ve travelled around Australia for the last seven months in our caravan.  It’s a ‘humble little home’ away from home and we LOVE it! So, you can imagine, what my … 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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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: 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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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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Karwendel Bahn, Mittenwald, Germany

One of the last places we visited in Germany earlier this year was Karwendel Bahn, Mittenwald in Germany. We’d been there a few weeks earlier but due to bad weather  were unable to go up the mountain. So, we made … Continue reading

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