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Singapore

Ulrich, after doing time in Stadelheim went checking out new opportunities in the Asian Duck Weed Business and therefore went on a business trip to Singapore after Sheila liked it here some years ago. He found this lovely christmas tree decoration in the botanical garden which made him feel a little bit at home. There is […]

Petersberg Königswinter Bonn

Sheila on the Petersberg in front of the Restaurant an beer garden. In Background: Iconic Castle Drachenburg. Since another very important Person lately married on the Petersberg Königswinter at the Rhine, close to the former capital of West Germany Sheila had to go there too as well. TV star Daniela married Lucas Cordalis (son of […]

Fortress Ehrenbreitenstein

“Festung Ehrenbreitenstein” high up on a 1118 m high hill on the right bank of the river Rhine and high above the City of Konstanz on the other side of the river strategically perfectly situated was settled at least 4000 years b.c. as findings proof. So it is much older thand the Roman empire. The romans […]

Not Obama’s beer, Krün

 Sheila and I shared a honest “Karg” White Beer. During the G7 summit smmer 2015 in Upper Bavaria President Obama (the current lame duck) was invited to visit Krün, her picture book Bavaria by Angela Merkel. After Obama and his staff landed on “Fanz Josef Strauß” airport Munich with the  Airforce One, they were flown to Hotel […]

Chiang Rai Mai Tai

Before going on a trip through Laos, Asia Sheila stayed only one night in Chiang Rai in north eastern Thailand and enjoyed a Mai Tai straight from the Annanas at the Wiang Inn Hotel. It’s got a lot of rum in it and it is stated that it was invented by Trader Vic (Victor Bergeron) […]

Bangkok Airport Novotel

On her way back from a trip through Laos Sheila enjoyed a short stay in the Novotel Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport hotel. She enjoyed a Tiger beer at the pool bar while remembering another gorgious trip before going on a long flight back home. She did not have the time to visit fascinating Bangkok but at […]

Hotel Bayerischer Hof

The historical Grand Hotel “Bayerischer Hof” in the old town of Munich at the Promendeplatz was set up 1841 by Joseph Anton von Maffei, planed by famous architect Friedrich von Gärtner. The initiative to build a splendid hotel which should also be adequate to put up kings and high ranking nobality came from Wittelsbacher King Ludwig […]

Wittelsbacher Castles and Monuments

    Check out Sheilas Wittelsbacher Duck Map. A disputed document of Aventin (1477-1534) mentions castle “Schyren about 50 km north of Munich as a former rulers residenz of the rulers of that area (since 508). The Counts of Scheyern later moved away their residence from “Scheyern” to castle “Wittelsbach” and renamed themselves into “Wittelsbacher”. Other sources connect […]

Dubai

After talking to her bank consultant Luck Duck Sheila decided to blow her pension plan and to work some years longer as a travelling duck. She lost her mind and spend some time in the worlds most luxurius hotel Burj Al Arab to hit another superlative. Sheila liked the nice view over the ocean and […]

al-Quasir

Before going on another diving crusade along the cost of southern Egypt including a visit of famous Elphinstone Reef Luck Duck Sheila spent some days in a hotel in al-Quasir Egypt. The room service seemed to have liked her, as I returened from a dive at the beach/house-reef I found her like this. The Elphinstone […]

Swiss Garden Hotel

  Luck Duck Sheila in Malaysia 2010; Swiss Garden Hotel, Kuantan east Malaysia/main peninsula. She duck into a nice piece of Black Forest Cake in the Lobby. Black Forest Cake is very popular in Asia. Sheila was a bit scared when she watched the Orang Uthans in Borneo as they ran free between the spectators but […]

Sri Lanka

People were fishing at the beach, pulling in big nets with only a small result for so many people and such hard work. We were lucky that time, because we barely left the country two weeks before the terrible Tsunami struck big parts of Asia and the beach where we stayed as well.

Indonesia 2013

Victoria Hotel in Chau Doc

Sheila stayed in the lovely Victoria Hotel in Chau Doc close to the Cambodian border which belongs to a group which operates a luxury train in Asia as well as the ferry service from Vietnam to Phnum Peng Cambodia. The hotel offers a spledid view over some rivers in the Mekong delta with a lot of action on […]

Greece (Kreta) 2008

Cyprus

Luck Duck Scheila in Cyprus 2007

Mauritius Islands

  Luck Duck Sheila on Mauritius Island 2005. She even saw and heard a jumping Hump Back Whale from the beach  

Singapore Sands and Raffles bar

The Raffles bar is one of the view places in Singapore where you can drop garbadge on the floor (peanut shells) and not beeing fined. It’s a tradition. Famous drink of the Raffles bar is the Singapore Sling.     Sheila also enjoyed the Singapore airport a lot. Passengers can rent little rooms with decent comfort […]

Strömstad

Strömstad is a locality and the seat of Strömstad Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 6,110 inhabitants in 2005.[1] Strömstad is, despite its small population, for historical reasons normally still referred to as a city. Originally, the province Bohuslän, where Strömstad is situated, was Norwegian territory, which was transferred to Sweden according to the Treaty […]

Koster

The Koster Islands situated 10km west of Strömstad, Sweden comprises an archipelago surrounding the two largest islands, South Koster and North Koster. South Koster has an area of 8 km² and North Koster an area of 4 km². The landscape, dominated by smooth bedrock, bears witness to volcanic activity and subsequent wear due to the […]

Hotel Rwanda

The Hôtel des Mille Collines is a large hotel in Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda. It became famous as the building in which more than a thousand people took refuge during the Rwandan Genocide of 1994. The story of the hotel and its manager at that time, Paul Rusesabagina, was used as the basis […]

Hotel Santa Claus in Rovaniemi

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