Category Archives: germany

Snow In Schleswig-Holstein

Taken at Pogees near Ratzeburg, Schleswig-Holstein the snow was beginning to cover everything in sight. By the time we returned an hour later, this scene was completely white. Take care until next time …

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When Your Camera Goes Wrong!

 These photos were taken as quick point-and-shoot shots on my phone as we travelled through Lübeck in Northern Germany. There wasn’t time to compose the shot very much; a case of point and hope. Something happened which meant that the phone … Continue reading

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Living In Hamburg

Here are a few photos showing contrasts in living accommodation within Hamburg.   From houses to flats … … all very different in shape, colour & location … … but all ‘home’ to someone. Take care until next time …

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Snow Trees & Distant Cranes

  Another photo taken from a moving car whilst driving thriugh Hamburg city on our way to the flughafen. Take care until next time …

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Hamburg Street

A quick snap of a Hamburg street taken from my nephew’s car en-route to the Flughafen for my return home. Take care until next time …

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De-Icing: Hamburg

An A319 Airbus awaits departure at Hamburg in sub-zero temperatures whilst ground crew use de-icing spray to ensure safety during take-off. Take care until next time …

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Summer House In Winter

Taken yesterday on Ratzeburger See in Schleswig-Holstein, Northern Germany.  What a treat walking in a blizzard with only the sound of crunching snow underfoot. Take care until next time …

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Flying Home

On our way home; the sun begins to set from above the clouds at 22000 feet. Take care until next time …

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Old Lübeck

I love wandering around in the old parts of towns. This is in my brother’s home town of Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein. It’a bit cold but still lovely. Sad that my brother is no longer here for me to share this with … Continue reading

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RIP Herr Prof Dr Dr William Graham Wood (1944 – 2014) aka. My Brother

Being woken up with the news that your brother has just passed away is a surprise I could do without. At times like this it is too easy to ask questions; the ‘What if’ ones are always the most destructive & … Continue reading

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