After the long winter finally "op di pad" to South of
and Spain for Hashing and other activities
France and Spain to harvest Mangos in Andalusia.
Because biking along a river was so much fun, for a change we did
it on a German river, the river Mosel.
On our way back we meet with Domy and Yves to bike along the river
April - May:
has always been a dream destination for us. This spring it became
January - March:
During winter we made several skiing trips to Arlberg,
Ofterschwang and Davos.
October: to Brittany
Biking along the river Main
Europeans in Paris
Autumn in Alsace
Three weeks later we meet again in France for the
Armada of Rouen
first big voyage is a round trip through France,
Spain and Portugal
: We found "our" camper.
tour with Brits and Frenchies
- June: Upon mature reflections we sold our
boat. Here is the report of our
last trip. "Geriatrix" has been handed over to
good hands. But "our" Geriatrix life will go on. Our readers
should be curious about what will come next. We are too...
To finish the season we fly again to Turkey.
2006: We get a
The holiday season and the change
of the year we spent this time in our hometown - even with a
little bit of snow!
We enjoyed the rest of the summer in Germany with Kerwe Celebration,
biking and several jobs to be done on our house. In October we fly
again to the Turkish sun for an
autumn sailing trip.
by British and French friends we travel to Italy to start our
big journey. Let's see, what the summer will bring!
We migrated again to Tanzania
for the change of the year and spent a couple of nice weeks
at Ngurdoto. But the idea to avoid the cold and unpleasant weather
in Europe this time of the year did not work out.. When we came
back it was freezing cold. But this didn't keep us from enjoying
the Carneval in Cologne and from Skiing. A weekend in Lenk/Adelboden
and a week in Les Masses made us anxiuos to ski more next year.
And for all insiders: Rainer feels perfectly well!
We have been quite busy to renovate "Schloss Holle". There
is always a lot do do in an old house.
In August Jochen and his Junior Crew were on tour with Geriatrix,
now it is our turn again. From
Pula to Pula with Bernhard and Gabi, and for the
rest of the season together with Karl.
to special circumstances we had to start the sailing saison a bit
late. Now we are back home after the first
trip for this year. With Nils as back-up it was no problem and we
are ready for new adventures.
We enjoyed our first year after Saudi and with Geriatrix tremendously.
Since we were not particularly keen on a cold and dark German winter
we spent the last three weeks of the old and the first three weeks
of the new year with very good friends in Tanzania.
in Köln and a skiing trip in the Dolomites
considerably eased the rest of the winter season.