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Ausflug: Storks!

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The Bierg├Ąrten have reopened! Yesterday we went with Roland’s parents to nearby Schloss Hohenkammer, a 17th-century castle with a moat that is now an event center. With a nice Biergarten. The pandemic rules are pretty simple: disinfect your hands, wear a nose-mouth-mask when you are not sitting at your table,… Read more »

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 ­čÖé but I enjoy museums in general. The museum is very well-designed, relating the history… Read more »

Ausflug: Innsbruck mit Krampuslauf

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On St. Nicholas Day, we drove two hours south to Innsbruck, Austria, to visit some Christmas markets and meet Krampus.┬á Freising was enveloped in dense, freezing fog, but in the Alps the weather was quite lovely. After some Gl├╝hwein, we took the Hungerburgbahn partway up the mountain to the north… Read more »