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After our trip to Solingen and Cologne between Christmas and New Years we returned to Bielefeld where we spent our time exploring what the area had to offer.
A couple of the highlights included;
- Our first snow for the year, including the first snowball fight!
- Sparrenburg (Bielefeld) Castle which was originally built in the 13th century.
- Hermannsdenkmal Monument, which is large monument to Hermann ...
Nathan returned to Bielefeld on the evening of the 23rd December and rejoined Traci and the kids in time for Christmas in Germany. Christmas is celebrated over the evening of 24th and the 25th so the celebrations go on a little longer than back home.
The morning of Christmas Eve had the family gather together to decorate the 'real' Christmas Tree and then sharing ...
With the passing of Nathan's dad we have had to change our plans somewhat and have returned to Bielefeld where Traci and the children will stay with the Rosenthal’s until he returns. Nathan is in for a long couple of days, but he is more than happy to do this for his father and family and feels he needs to be there for the funeral. He ...
... and other delicacies
including schnpps and of course some local beer. We then started off in 'our’ car for Berlin,
the drive to Berlin to a few hours and provided a good opportunity for Nathan
to get use to driving on the right side of the road again even if he was not
willing to go quite as fast as some of the other cars on the autobahn. We sat on a comfortable 125-130kph ...
... His lego constructions were impressive. He read to Marion in English from a picture book and found her attempts at reading and pronouncing German hilarious, saying that she is reading German like English and that was not right at all.
After lunch we went off on an excursion to the see the Externsteine, near Bad Meinberg, about 30/40 kilometres south of Bielefeld. This is a line of very large sandstone rocks in the hills ...