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Monthly Archives: May 2013

To the North!

May has the most holidays of any month in Germany, according to my sister-in-law, and we certainly have profited from them.  Kai had two weeks off of school at the end of May (a quarter of our total time in Germany this year!).  We decided, somewhat at the last minute, to drive our little car […]

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Back to Ribeauvillé

Last year, our friend Dietmar introduced us to the fabulous castle ruins in Ribeauvillé, France (about one hour from Freiburg).  There are three ruins built on the side of the hills, and you can hike to all three of them.  It is truly one of the most spectacular hikes in this area.  Bridget, Dave, Finn […]

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The Ravennaschlucht hike

Andreas’ post doc Dave and his wife and son (Bridget and Finn) have joined us in Freiburg this year.  Yay!  They will also be joining us in Berkeley. Fortunately for us, they also like to hike.  Unfortunately for us, they are way fitter than we are.  We were able to keep up on our first […]

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