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... br> Unfortunately the city centre of Bielefeld was mostly destroyed in September 1944, but it must have been beautiful at that time.
I wonder how this city looked around 100 years ago. With women in nice dresses and men in suits.
I also met Annika, who works on her Master thesis. I was able to help her a little bit with my laptop and we had some nice conversations.
... able to talk through whoever was there to help translate. Sophia went to bed before all of us because she had to be up early to catch a flight to Cyprus to visit her mom who lives there. The next day we went to a couple stores looking for shoes for me because my boots broke in Italy. Later we went out for another early dinner and I had a delicious half chicken with a paprika seasoning and fries. I tried Jack's drink which was half Fanta and half coke and ...
... We went directly to the steeple in the middle of town, which turned out to be the Evangelical Reformed Church of Detmold, which could have been where my great grandpa attended church. Another stunning church, beautiful architecture. We asked around and we're told to go to the Saturday market and find the tourism office. The market was hustling and bustling and the smells of lentil soup and ham hocks made us ...
This morning the three of us walked to the city via graveyard again. Sigrid took us to the old part of city to see some of the lovely old buildings, some of which dated back to the 14 hundreds. Many had been bombed during the war but had been restored. Especially the Catholic Church, where the beautiful alter was untouched because it had been hidden safely away before the bombing and was therefore undamaged. We kept running into local school kids on an excursion to locate ...
... is also connected to the botanic gardens. It really was like walking through a beautiful park. The individual graves are planted out with trees, bushes and flowers. Most had simple headstones, some were more elaborate but not over the top. ie. no great granite slabs. Bielefeld is also the home of Dr Oetker ( think custard powder) which is a huge multi national these days. The factory is highly visible from the overhead walkway on the way ...
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