As Europe's largest economy and most populous nation, Germany remains a key member of the continent's economic, political, and defense organizations. European power struggles immersed Germany in two devastating World Wars in the first half of the 20t... [read more]
Date: December 2nd 2009
Happy Holidays to All!!
Fröhlich Weihnachten!!As many of you know, we are spending another year in Germany. Last time (2002-2004) we were in the Ruhr Valley, in Bochum, the far west of the country near the border with the Netherlands (click on map at left to enlarge; Bochum isn't on the map, but it is very near Essen (far left). This ye ... read more