Dunes in Frankonia, Germany

dunes of franconia and a slice of sand in the forest

unexpected of, a sand dune, a bubble of desert climate, stands in the midle of a central european forest otherwise dominated by pine trees and spruce in Franconia.

Houses of Franconia with high roofs and attics for the storage hops.

houses of franconia and attics of hops

Water supply could not be guaranteed in the past, what lead to ensure a supply of beer instead. Hence the storage of hops in the attics of the houses and the particular trait of the regional architecture in Franconia.

30 three storey tall engraved pillars Memorial to the Declaration of Human Rights in the street of the Human Rights in Nürnberg.

street and human rights

in the Street of the human Rights 30 three storey high engraved columns invite to a slow paced walk. Here and there a couple or a mindabsent visitor leaving the Germanisches Nationalmuseum stands in front of one or another column.

30 three storey tall engraved pillars Memorial to the Declaration of Human Rights in the street of the Human Rights in Nürnberg.
©hugo ormo 2019 | Fujifilm X-E3 + XF35mm F2
30 three storey tall engraved pillars Memorial to the Declaration of Human Rights in the street of the Human Rights in Nürnberg.
©hugo ormo 2019 | Fujifilm X-E3 + XF35mm F2