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Ausflug: Mercedes-Benz Museum

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Yesterday we took a nice drive (the speed limit for the winter tires was reached) over to Stuttgart to see the Mercedes-Benz Museum. I myself am less interested in looking at cars than Roland is ūüôā but I enjoy museums in general. The museum is very well-designed, relating the history… Read more »

Freising Freitag: Cats of Volksfest

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The 88th annual Freisinger Volksfest is underway. ¬†Thursday I went just after lunch and took a couple hundred photos. Here is my themed sampler. General disclaimer: I think some of these characters may be unlicensed. ¬†I’m also fascinated by the light bulbs–older rides and games use regular light bulbs and… Read more »

Images from St. Georg Friedhof

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On a walk last week I popped into a local cemetery to look at the flowers–Freisingers take maintaining and decorating their family gravesites very seriously–and noticed the three main components of Easter in the Church were represented in the grave markers. Indeed.  

Brauerei zum Kuchlbauer

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Finally there’s some nice weather in Bavaria.¬† Sunday we took a drive down the Deutsche Hopfenstra√üe.¬† The hops harvest is generally completed; the wires are empty but the hops cones are on their way to bring joy to millions around the world.¬† Our goal was Abensberg, for a tour of… Read more »