Corona? The shaman will fix it

Our author has been to Thailand in the past few weeks. At first it was vacation in the tropical paradise, then uncertainty set in, which became panic. In the end, the escape couldn’t go fast enough. A diary. .

Ukraine: What makes the country so endearing

A paradise for bikers DUkrainian hospitality is legendary, and most travelers and locals mention it first when asked what they like about Ukraine. But even those who want to be alone will find endless possibilities. For me it was always one of the most important reasons to cycle through Ukraine, after all, almost 30,000 kilometers […]

Beach and culture: Tunisia combines the best of two worlds

Dhe air is spicy, smells of herbs, the salt of the sea. The view sweeps over olive groves, whitewashed in warm sunlight. A country road winds in between. The Tunisian Mediterranean coast with its seemingly Provencal hilly landscape, the small sleepy towns and the endlessly long sandy beaches is made for tourism – and yet […]

Bicycle tour: 1600 kilometers across Germany

TThe clouds hang low over the lush green Allgäu high Alps. A storm formation is approaching over the mighty massif. This is another reason why Haldenwanger Eck, 17 kilometers southwest of Oberstdorf, is even more deserted than usual this afternoon. In addition to the sound of the wind, only the twittering of birds and the […]

South Sea souvenir: The idea of ​​the “noble savage” lives on

Long-distance travel South Seas souvenir The idea of ​​the “noble savage” lives on here At the moment there is little more than to travel to the world of fantasy. There are no limits to dreams – you can go straight to one of the most beautiful places on our planet: the South Pacific. As of: […]

Galicia: The shearing of horses follows an ancient rite

The region of Galicia Vor almost exactly 40 years ago, Galicia was granted autonomy; Galician was made the official language alongside Spanish – and the almost 2.7 million Galicians were recognized as the historic nation of Spain (a privilege that Basques, Catalans and the people of Navarre also enjoy). Located in the extreme north-west of […]

City trips: First capsule hotel in Germany gets offshoots

travel City trips First capsule hotel in Germany gets spin-offs You don’t have to be claustrophobic here: the sleeping cabins in the Karlsruhe capsule hotel are small, but inexpensive. That seems to be going down well: Such sleeping quarters with locker charm will also be available elsewhere in the future. Status: 08:21 a.m. | Reading […]

Swiss Alps: retro on the slopes – that’s what skiing once looked like

Europe old news Retro on the slopes – that’s what skiing used to look like Après-ski in a bikini, bobsleigh with a crochet hat and crease: 60 years ago, skiing became the most popular winter sport. A Swiss museum has put together wonderful vintage objects. Status: 07:42 a.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes By Kira […]

On the Besseggen: A tightrope walk in Norway

EThere are over 20,000 kilometers of marked hiking trails in Norway. They are largely marked with red Ts painted on stone. If you see a red T, you are on a hiking trail and you are sure of it. You inevitably have this in you when you grow up in Norway. It is not certain […]

Holiday homes: cozy huts – far away from the rest of the world

Es is a ritual. Start the fire first. Then fill the glass carafe with clear well water from a depth of twelve meters. Take out the card shuffler. The vacation in the holiday home begins with a game night together. Sitting on the veranda, playing poker or playing “Phase 10” – by the lake, by […]