Cathedral of Cádiz


We had reached the Costa de la Luz at Cádiz, one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in Western Europe. The earliest archaeological remains are from the 8th century BC, as it was founded already by the Phoenicians. As Cádiz is situated on a narrow slice of land surrounded by sea‚ we started our walk around it along the …

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Llerena & Zafra

With Llerena and Zafra we visited two towns with lovely historic centres, city gates and beautiful places. The whole area was in the hands of the Order of Santiago after the Reconquista. The Moors were driven away from the area of Llerena in 1243 by the Spanish-Portuguese general and Grand Master of the Order of …

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Urho Kekkonen National Park

At this National Park named after Urho Kekkonen, the late President and Prime Minister of Finland, we had reached a landscape typical for Lapland: bare hills called fell which we went to explore. On the Kilopää fell a species of birch which grows only on the Kilopää and Saaroselkä fells. It has a twisted and relatively …

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Travel Route 2020

On December 28th 2019 we had arrived back to Athens and were heading to Turkey, turning around at Alanya (our most eastern point so far) about  500 km west of the Syrian Border. We turned inland to go back to Greece, which we crossed to Albania, North Macedonia, Kosovo and back to Albania to go …

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Travel Route 2019

We had left Austria shortly after Christmas 2018 and celebrated the New Year in Javea, our Spanish home town. We travelled through Spain and Portugal before we returned to Italy and South Tyrol for some hiking. We visited the Abenteuer Allrad in Bad Kissingen in Germany and the Globetrotter Rodeo in Austria. We went on …

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Travel Route 2018

July 2018 we left from our house in Spain and travelled North through France and Germany back to Austria. From there we explored a part of the Czech Republic and did some hiking in Austria, before we drove to Berlin where Edi had a photography course with Thorsten Overgaard. From there we crossed Germany and …

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