Category Archives: Travel

Last Leg

Against all odds, our flight from Frankfurt to Doha was able to pick up most of the delay on its way and even after a long jog through the airport and another security check (this time we declared Julius’ computer … Continue reading

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And we are off again

The morning consisted of rigorous packing, returning the car (and running a sub-5 8K back), then cramming 6 pieces of luggage + carry ons into the ordered taxi and off to the airport. Checking in was no problem as we … Continue reading

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3 Generations of Nacken Men 2019

  Somehow we totally forgot about this last year … So, here is the last group selfie I took at the airport.     And then you can also check out 2017, 2016, 2015, 2013 and 2010 as well.

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Dramatic Skies

Beautiful conditions for a speedy 12K this morning

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Mainz!

Today we explored the nearby city of Mainz Hopefully more later 😉 So many pics, so little time.

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Kletterwald Round 3

This time we finally brought Ritsu along! Here’s 2018 and 2017 More to be added soon (hopefully)

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Shopping Fun @ MTZ

Among several other things we did today, we ended up returning to the Main Taunus Zentrum, which was in full final summer sale swing … and like 3 years ago, we were goofing around at Desigual. Julius has very much … Continue reading

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Exploring Frankfurt on a Sunday

We started with a flea market, then burgers at Bergerstraße and then walking a nice loop along the Main river. More to be added soon (hopefully)

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Sunrise Run

Before leaving our beloved farm, I got up extra early, yes, to beat the heat, but also to enjoy one of those glorious sunrises that I managed to sleep through so far. In terms of running I have been doing … Continue reading

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Getting hot!

Before it’s getting too hot, out for a quick run during sunrise Then some hay rolling with the family And after suffering through 37-38˚C, we got a very nice sunset again! More to be added soon (hopefully)

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Welcome to your new tropical destination!

Sure, global warning is a hoax

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7-23 Tractor Ride

More to be added soon (hopefully)

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Off to the farm

To help the young lady getting over jet lag, we set out quite early for a nice long sunrise walk along fields & curious cows. My run for the day was another short one way trip into Bad Homburg to … Continue reading

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Look who joined us!

Ritsu arrived early in Frankfurt today and Julius & I were there right on time when the plane landed. BUT, as we only found out later, there was a loooong line for the non-German citizens and only 4 officers (in … Continue reading

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7-20

Kicking things off with a nice 16.6K morning run And then we got busy around the house, cleaning up. This is a wonderful picture of Julius’ first battle with a vacuum cleaner doing his best to clean up the stairs. … Continue reading

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