Introduction: I found this bench in nature and the carving “Hier ist es schön” caught my attention. I definitely agreed with the inscription. Let’s see what it means… Words used: Hier Here ist is es it schön beautiful Literal Translation: … Continue reading Learn German with Photos: Hier ist es schön
Another year has almost passed and Christmas is just around the corner. With this post I want to wish you all happy holidays! Please enjoy your time together with family and friends. Before we all get into Christmas mood, I have a picture for you that shows what we say before Christmas in Germany. Frohes Fest! Continue reading Happy Holidays!
In winter it’s basically a winter custom here in Northern Germany to eat Grünkohl (kale or leaf cabbage). It might have something to do with the fact that kale is harvested after the first autumn frost, which means you get it during the cold seasons on the table. Grandma invited me yesterday because she prepared Grünkohl, Kassler (smoked pork chop) and Kohlwurst (cooked sausage). Together we just call it Grünkohlessen (eating kale). That’s the usual combination and of course you eat it with cooked potatoes or fried potatoes. The good thing is, you can eat it on the second day … Continue reading Grünkohl
Above you can see a photo of a gingerbread heart, I shot the photo today on the Christmas market in our city. On the right side you can see one with the text “Ich liebe Dich”, that means “I love you” in English. On the left side you see one with the text “Gib nicht auf” which means “Don’t give up”. But I don’t want to talk about this photo too much, I just thought it would fit to what I want to write next… Two strangers approached me today, it was a couple and they asked me if I … Continue reading A Couple in Love
In this small guide you will learn how to change the language of the game Europa Universalis 4. The game contains the English, German, French and Spanish localization, that means you can choose to play the game in any of those languages. When the game is installed, it’s usually installed in English, but it’s possible to switch to the other languages, and you also can switch back to English if you want to. In this tutorial you will learn how to switch the language, so let us take a look: Attention: With the new Europa Universalis client, you can directly … Continue reading How to Change the Language of Europa Universalis 4
I shot the photo of this dove a while back. To be honest, I am actually not even sure if it’s a dove, maybe it’s a pigeon, I just know that a dove is exactly the same like a pigeon, and a pigeon exactly the same like a dove, at least here in Germany. For both we have just the name Taube. I assume the bird in the photo is called dove in English, because it’s a white one, I think those that are not white are called pigeon, do I understand this right? Continue reading Beautiful Dove