Pacific Crest Trail

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This summer, I spent about 10 days with Iris on the Pacific Crest Trail starting in Yosemite National Park and leaving again from South Lake Tahoe. About the day to day events, you can read Iris’ blog and I will refrain from repeating what she has written. Instead here is a general impression in a few words and in a small gallery. Even before touching down in Fresno, I could see how straight forward the United States are organized. Fields stretch for hundreds of miles in perfect chessboard patterns and cities are…read more

Fleischmann H0 Anlage zu Verkaufen

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Über mehrere Jahre wurde an dieser Anlage gebaut. Nun steht sie seit einiger Zeit ungebraucht im Estrich.  Leider muss ich mich nun wegen Umzug von der Modellbahn trennen. Es würde mich freuen wenn jemand die Anlage übernimmt damit sie erneut jemandem Freude bereitet. Breite = 1m, Länge = 2,5m Preis nach Absprache. Grundsätzlich wird nur die Anlage verkauft ohne Rollmaterial. Dies kan nach Wunsch jedoch auch in Teilen oder als Ganzes dazu gekauft werden. Transport sollte möglich sein in einem Fahrzeug wie z.B. ein Mercedes Vito oder Ford Transit. Standort ist…read more

Most northerly town in the world

Posted by in At sea

Over the last couple of years, I have been sailing in the same region and thus calling more or less the same ports over and over again. Whenever I am asked what interesting places I see, I have the disappointing answer that we mostly visit refineries on some desolate rocks in the middle of nowhere or far away from civilisation in an industrial park. But to all rules, there is the exception.


Posted by in Photography

Today was a perfect day for landyachting with a moderate wind along the coast slightly increasing during the day. Below a series of pictures taken while the sun made for a beautiful scenery.