gone to paradise – Maria Laach Abbey

June 21st, 2020 by bernd

The single-story colonnaded porch sourrounds a courtyard called the Paradise. This masterpiece of German Romanesque architecture is located at the shore of Lake Laach inmidst of an active vulcano area. Scientist detected magma raising underneath the lake. Was timely to capture it with my camera before the eruptions…

my daily swim

June 17th, 2020 by bernd
Höhenfelder See

it matters

June 6th, 2020 by bernd

protection

June 1st, 2020 by bernd

Altenberg Abbey

May 14th, 2020 by bernd

Today’s evening tour took me to the former church of the Altenberg Abbey, a gothic treasure, just 27 minutes with the sports bike from home. The light was beautiful and the usually crowded place was nearly empty.

corona potatoes?

May 13th, 2020 by bernd

No, my first potatoes which I planted ever did not catch covid-19. But who would expect frost in the middle of the (almost) summer? Yes, the Ice Saints still exist and have not yet been swept away by climate change. Reassuring.

pending trees

May 11th, 2020 by bernd

Nature reserve Gierather Wald inmidst of densly built-up areas.

Europe Day – Open the borders!

May 9th, 2020 by bernd

luna tic

May 7th, 2020 by bernd

Garden Wildlife

May 6th, 2020 by bernd

The beauty of the current confinement leads to discoveries in the immediate environment: the own garden. The blue tits couple is rather busy feeding the youngsters.