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    Hiking from Witten to Bochum

    I don’t think anyone was expecting the current decree was to be eased at the end of its validity, which would be the coming Wednesday. And indeed, it is apparently going to be extended. Well, at least this winter we…

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    Hiking around Wegberg

    There are totally different types of hikes depending on the seasons. Right now in the winter, we do hikes in flat areas, mostly in the west and north of Düsseldorf. This allows me to see places we’d otherwise never see…

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    New year’s sunrise in Duisburg!

    In recent years, we can see more and more people watching cherry blossom in spring, which is one of the most important events in Japan. There are a few more which could still take off, one of them being watching…

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    Weekend trip to Nürnberg!

    Beginning October, when the German railway started selling tickets for the next season, starting from the middle of December, I almost immediately booked a round trip ticket to Nürnberg and a hostel for 10 people, because at that then I…

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    Hiking around Xanten and Christmas market

    The other side of the Rhine from Düsseldorf, toward the Netherlands, is like vacuum for me. There are a few places that we visited, but compared to the densely covered Wuppertal or Hagen area, I can hardly say I know…

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    Hiking from Wetter to Annen-Nord

    It’s been a few weeks that the situation regarding corona is worsening with a lightening speed. This week, the first actions came in place: Christmas markets in Bavaria cancelled, and lockdown for non-vaccinated in Baden Württemberg. There will certainly be…

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    Hiking around Bergisch Gladbach

    After last week’s adventurous hike, it was nice to have a more relaxed hike today – it was in Bergisch Gladbach, which is one of the most relaxed cities in this region. There are other similar cities, such as Heimbach…