Auschwitz (Oświęcim) ~ a sad story to tell

Firstly... I am posting this in total respect for all the suffering that happened at the hands of the Nazi's at the Auschwitz camps (and all other concentration camps for that matter) We are allowed to take photos at both concentration camps During this towns history, it has been known and spelt in many different … Continue reading Auschwitz (Oświęcim) ~ a sad story to tell

VIDEO ~ all things German! (Ok, maybe not the lederhosen this time…)

Pretzels... Beers... Autobahns... Lederhosen... Steins... Football... Mustaches... Castles... Roadsigns... Campervans... Ohhhh the list of all things German goes on and on! A video compilation of our time in Germany... We have visited the following places in the past 3 weeks on our first leg of Germany and they all play a part in this video … Continue reading VIDEO ~ all things German! (Ok, maybe not the lederhosen this time…)

Schwerin ~ a city surrounded by lakes

This beautiful & unique city is the capital and the oldest and 2nd largest city of the Mecklenburg-vorpommern state and established as early as 1062 Population = 95,668 approx Schwerin is surrounded by lakes and in the 11th c. There was a settlement of Slavic peoples, Henry the Lion defeated this tribe and the town … Continue reading Schwerin ~ a city surrounded by lakes