Hamburg and Wedel - July 12 and 13, 2012
ARRIVAL: Claus und Emma (Black-headed Gulls) at Berliner Tor
Estuary of the Wedeler Aue
Rewilding ante portas: subadult White-tailed Eagle
also still here: White Stork and electricity
in the living room of the sheep
typical northern German face
First real meal (and beer) in Germany: Matjesfilet Hausfrauenart (on black bread!)
at the Faehrmannssand Inn. Necessary stop to wait out the rain.
Sizing up: European Jackdaw and Black-headed Gull
July 13, 2012 - Hamburg
Even the Street Pigeons are decent in Hamburg
The famed and little explored 1st floor (that is 2nd in other parts of the world) at Ernst Brendler:
marine and tropics outfitter since 1879
Charles appears to be worried
Old friends in the 'Zoologisches Museum Hamburg'.
these guys were in the Altonaer Museum previously and I know them since the 60s
Yaks by Alfred Hesse (1904-1988). Exhibition 'Eingefangen mit dem Auge'
at the 'Zoologisches Museum Hamburg'
University area street scene
At Leuschner's in Rissen near the lighthouse
Frauke, Nils and Christoph (note the Fagetum in the background)
Prof. Dr. Leuschner (Baumforscher) explains the lunar dependency of the tides
that shape the river Elbe (in the background)
July 15, 2012
Karin, Nils and Brenda having the (in-)famous "Kaesepfanne"
The real stuff, with Holzapfel wine (www.holzapfel.at) and real Holzapfel (traveled all the way