Castles in the Air December 7th 2015 The snow lying on the ground was a disturbing development. The joys of lower league football for that afternoon were clearly in doubt. We returned to Nurnberg, where the other half had aspirations to visit the Castle. The city centre was still quiet by UK standards, where all the shops are pretty much universally open. We climbed behind the Albrecht Durer House, which is possibly the most visited ... read more
Europe » Germany » Bavaria » Nuremberg 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
The original purpose of the blog was the 20th wedding anniversary trip in 2006 / 2007 - Ashes cricket in Oz, setting off early in April and going the long way round!
The trip came to an end in February 2007 and for a while retrospective blogging was the only option (for reasons that you can find in the Road to Freedom).
There are still two to travel and the passport is now back in use in 2009. We get distracted in more than the odd football ground along the way, but it is all part of the journey.... full info