Germany

Just call me Dragonfly

16
Aug
2013
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Dragonfly
Posted by: Michael | Categories: Nature

This gentleman (or is it a lady?) I met in Bernried (Germany) belongs to a family with more than 5,000 different species. Although they live all around the world they standout. I bet you remember yourself or someone else of your family pointing at one while saying “Look there! How beautiful.”

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Canvas vs. Celluloid

13
Oct
2012
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Piece of Art from the Sky
Posted by: Michael | Categories: Nature

For centuries, paintings – next to literature – were the only way to capture and document historical events, landscapes or people.

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Oktoberfest 2012 – same old, same old

29
Sep
2012
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Oktoberfest
Posted by: Michael | Categories: Moments

Yes, beer is surely the main highlight of the Oktoberfest in Munich (Germany). Locals and tourists from around the world eagerly await the first barrel to be tapped by the major (see post from one year ago). 

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Good Friday

06
Apr
2012
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Good Friday in Muehlhausen
Posted by: Michael | Categories: Moments

Two weeks back I have been in Germany and spent a magnificent time in Thueringen (one of the 16 states of the country). The photo shows the main portal of one of the many churches in Muehlhausen (Germany).

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Proud to be Bavarian

19
Sep
2011
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Bavarian (Germany)
Posted by: Michael | Categories: People

If you are Bavarian, you don’t really care that you live in the largest federal state of Germany. But you are incredibly proud of “being different”.

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