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Travelling by train

Now it was the first time I had the chance to travel by train in a couple of years. In the past, it wasn’t possible with my dog. It’s nice not to stay in the car and keep focused on … Weiterlesen

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International Day of Democracy

The United Nations General Assembly adopted the International Day of Democracy on September 15th, 2011. The day was created to promote democracy and highlight its importance as a foundation for peace, stability and development. The International Day of Democracy (IDD) … Weiterlesen

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Read a book day

On September 6th, National Read a Book Day is celebrated in many countries. The celebration has its roots in Europe. The original intention was to promote reading for pleasure, but it has now evolved into a day that encourages people … Weiterlesen

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Is it already fall or not?

It’s confusing, at least where I live. The fall begins here on two different days. If we hear the weather forecast, they cont already the whole month of September to fall. Of course, it’s often getting already colder in the … Weiterlesen

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Swallowtail

Recently I found this caterpillar on the hot stones of my terrace. It’s the wrong place for an animal like this, but probably a bird lost it. nfortunately, I don’t have the fitting plants they prefer, and I’m unsure if … Weiterlesen

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International Beer Day 2022

The first Friday in August is international beer day. Another strange holiday, but what is the reason for this day? Definitely not the German beer: They celebrate the «Tag des Deutschen Bieres» on the 23rd April, and this beer usually … Weiterlesen

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World Snake Day

It’s not precisely known who and when the world snake day was invented. This animal has a bad reputation in fairy tales; the same is true in the vernacular. These animals are valuable and worthy of protection. There are around … Weiterlesen

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