UPDATED: Bavaria cancels Christmas markets, Germany can’t rule out lockdown, even for the vaccinated

Bavaria announced on Friday that it’s canceling all Christmas markets in the state because of soaring coronavirus infections. The state government has also imposed a lockdown on all districts that have a seven-day COVID incidence rate of over 1,000 per 100,000 people. In those places, bars, clubs and restaurants, as well as cultural and sport venues […]

UPDATED: Bavaria cancels Christmas markets, Germany can’t rule out lockdown, even for the vaccinated

In addition, lockdowns are being considered in Saxony and Thuringia, where the Christmas markets have all but cancelled or are on the verge of being called off. Furthermore, compulsory vaccinations are being considered. Details here….

Bike tour on the Elbe: is Krautsand an island?

VWater gurgles in front of the gates of the barrage, the mighty flood gates slide silently. This is good for the cyclists, because now you can pass the barrage in front of Wischhafen; the ships would have to wait. The barrier is up, the cyclist is pedaling. Welcome to Krautsand Island. An island in the […]

Bike tour on the Elbe: is Krautsand an island?