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Sunset in Northeast North Carolina

I was in my house getting ready to leave for a meeting in Elizabeth City. I happened to look out the window of my house and noticed the spectacular glow in the sky moments after sunset. I grabbed my camera, … Continue reading

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Munich, Germany – Downtown Highlights

I took a stroll through the downtown city central today and got some photos of historic places. The Rathaus (city hall) in the city square called Marienplatz (complete with gold statue on pillar. Frauenkirche Church Theatinerkirche Church Altes Rathaus Residenz … Continue reading

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Beautiful German Mountain Homes

We walked down the snow covered streets of Tegernsee, Germany on our way to the bus that would take us back to the nearby train station. As you will see below, there were many beautiful German homes along the streets. … Continue reading

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High Atop Tegernsee, Germany on a Snow Capped Mountain

We took the cable car up the snow covered mountain near the town of Tegernsee, Germany. It was VERY cold and windy at the top. The temperature was below 20 degrees fahrenheit. Brrr!  Before dashing in the mountain top restaurant to … Continue reading

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New Year’s Fireworks Celebration in Munich

I have been really impressed at the way that Germans celebrate the arrival of the New Year. Fireworks could be seen and heard all over the metro Munich area all afternoon, evening and night. At the stroke of midnight the … Continue reading

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Circus Elephants, Horses and Parrots

I love seeing the part of the show when the huge, lumbering elephants make their way into the circus ring. They are slow and deliberate, but I find them very entertaining. Very well trained horses… A circus llama… Some very … Continue reading

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Flying Trapeze, Gymnasts and Clowns at the Circus

These performers have an incredible amount of strength, bravery, trust in each other, and timing to do these kinds of stunts. (Glad there was a net below them too!) Pretty amazing! The Gymnasts and Acrobats were awesome! These clowns were … Continue reading

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