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March 16, 2012

A Nobel discovery: Meeting Mann, Grass & Brandt in Lubeck

    Continuing the focus on the ‘city of short walking distances’ : Lubeck is home to not one but three Nobel Prize winners; Thomas Mann, Gunter Grass and Willy Brandt. Visiting the three museums dedicated to their genius was one of my highlights of my trip to Lubeck.   1. Buddenbrookhaus     The […]

March 15, 2012

Lubeck: Welcome to the medieval city of short walking distances

  Lubeck airport ( or Hamburg Lubeck airport as Ryanair insist calling it ) reminds me of the early days of flying low cost airlines when airports would be nothing more than just a little tin shed.   Lubeck airport is literally in the middle of nowhere. As the plane lands you see nothing but miles of green […]