Tag Archives: Germany

Flashback Friday: Hamming it up in Heidelberg

OK, friends, it’s Friday again—and time for another flashback.  Let me take you back some 40 years, to student days in Germany.  I played guitar with three young Berliners in a group we called The Rocky Top Bluegrass Boys, and … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Grunewald Path (revisited)

Back to student days again, when I was studying veterinary medicine in West Berlin…as I’ve said before, one of my favorite places to get away from the pressure of student duties was one of Berlin’s wonderful natural parks, the Grunewald, … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Gifhorn

[Disclaimer:  I fully realize that today is Saturday, not Friday, but please rest assured that I wrote this and prepared the photo yesterday.  I’m spending the weekend at my brother’s place in the mountains in western North Carolina and there … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Fennsee

Back in student days in West Berlin, just a quarter-mile or so from our apartment there was a lovely park with a small lake called the Fennsee (pronounced FENN-zay) where I loved to go for walks with our dogs.  Spring … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Grunewald Path

For the first offering in my new Flashback Friday project, I’d like to go back to my early days of serious interest in photography.  It was springtime in West Berlin, around 1970, and one of my favorite places to walk … Continue reading

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