germany
Germany
Dusseldorf
Rim
2017.09.08

The Eastern Alps

The Alps, one of the most famous mountain ranges in the world, traverse 1,200 km east-west across the center of Europe (Slovenia at the eastern end and France at the western end), with Mont Blanc (4,810 m) the highest of its peaks. Continue reading “The Eastern Alps”
germany
Germany
Dusseldorf
Rim
2017.08.11

Berry Season

As spring turns to summer and the strawberry harvest begins to dwindle, we welcome the arrival of berry picking season. In Japan, raspberries are gathered mainly in Hokkaido and Nagano prefecture. Germany, which is on the same latitude as Hokkaido, has an optimal climate for berries. Continue reading “Berry Season”
germany
Germany
Dusseldorf
Rim
2017.05.30

Cycling

May in eco-friendly Germany is when fresh green shoots appear on the trees, and many head off on a cycling trip with a flutter in the heart. Cycl Continue reading “Cycling”
germany
Germany
Dusseldorf
Rim
2017.04.04

Black salsify

Root vegetables are commonly eaten in Japan as they are thought to be good for the gut. Burdock, for example, is an especially vital ingredient of kinpira dishes and stews, and is Continue reading “Black salsify”