From Lake to Lake to Lake to Lake — Rafting in Mecklenburg

The day before I’m scheduled to go rafting in northern Germany, I have a fever of 102, body aches and a migraine. I had a tick vaccination, which carried with it some pretty hefty added bonuses. I certainly hope the vaccination was worth the side-effects. If I don’t see at least one tick this summer […]

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Neusiedler See — The Biggest Wading Pool in Europe

Did you know Neusiedler See (Lake Neusiedl) is only a bit over one meter deep? Wait. You didn’t know there was a big–yet famously shallow–lake in Austria on the border to Hungary, did you? Nor did you know it’s the largest lake in Austria or that the fancy scientific name for it is an endorheic […]

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