Category Archives: 3 months living in Germany 2009

War of the Worlds Live !!!

WOTW-30th Tonight I enjoyed one of my favourite musical journeys all over again. Jeff Wayne's War of the Worlds album is now 30 years old, and I was fortunate enough to see the first live on stage tour in 2007 in Melbourne. … Continue reading

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No Boat (Video – Click to play)

No boat Thomas explains how the waterskiing without a boat works. Clearly an opportunity for some cashed up entrepreneur to make some money on Albert Park Lake ! Read and post comments | Send to a friend

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Waterskiing – without a boat !!!

Thomas-&-Michael On Sunday June 14th, I was invited by Thomas Huebner to go Waterskiing… without a boat. There is a man made lake in Duisberg (about half an hour drive from Willich) that has a pulley system that can pull … Continue reading

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Wiesbaden

Saturday April 4th is the last day of the Frankfurt Music trade fair and its public day, so I wisely did not attend. I spent the day with mates Mat Bolt and Nick Mitchell and we drove across to Wiesbaden, … Continue reading

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Uli Behringer’s old piano bar gig.

Uli Front Page Last Sunday I drove into Dusseldorf to meet Uli for a few drinks. As we walked along the waterfront we past the old bar that he played piano in for 6 years when he was much younger. … Continue reading

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Beers in the Netherlands

Beer Mike and I enjoying a few beers outside the pub on Saturday afternoon. On the right is a photo I took of just some of the beers available. There are hundreds of beers on offer here. This board shows … Continue reading

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Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

On Saturday (March 21st) I drove to the Netherlands to meet with good friends Mike and Monika Van Der Logt. Mike & I went for a few beers late on Saturday afternoon and this is a video I took of … Continue reading

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Koln

koln night Today (Sat March 14th) I visited the city of Cologne (spelt Koln in German). About a 30 minute drive from Willich, autobahn most of the way. A beautiful city with a towering cathedral (Dom) in the centre of … Continue reading

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A new Merc

new-merc I simply asked for an automatic car with a built in GPS, (rather than the stick on the window GPS) and they got me this beast. This will be like driving a lounge chair down to Luxembourg… Apparantly there's not a … Continue reading

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Konigsalle (Video, click to play)

Konigsalle This is Konigsalle. The main shopping strip in the middle of Dusselfdorf. Very pretty spot. All the big names are here, Zegna, Armani, etc. On the right side of the water, is the old part where all the small … Continue reading

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