Hello from Frankfurt, Germany

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    Hi guys,

    I stumbled upon this forum and I am trying to find my way through. It´s huge!

    Always great to see how people in other parts of the world are dealing with things and I am hoping to find some inspiration or just having a good time in the forum :)

    I am in my mid fourties, enjoy hiking and right know I am trying to find my way into some parts of bushcrafting :)
     
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    Aye, much to read and enjoy here.

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    Funny, that´s realy right around the corner and can be reached by subway.

    @all: thanks for the warm welcome :)
     
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    Welcome from Michigan. I spent about 2 1/2 years in Germany from July '73 to Nov 75 in the Army. My first couple of days were in Frankfort to in process. I was an artillery surveyor and was lucky enough to do a lot of weeks in the field, camping and looking for trig points in southern Germany. BEAUTIFUL country!!
     
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    I was born in `72 but a bit further to the Northwest. Till the middle of the 90´s there were still a lot of US-Soldiers in Frankfurt, Gießen, Kaiserslautern and some parts of Bavaria. Today there is some logistics and military hospital left.

    Glad you enjoyed it here :)
     
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    I was stationed in Ansbach. My youngest son was born in Nuremberg in 75.
     
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    I have never been to Ansbach but Nürnberg is beautifull. Especially in wintertime with the castle and the Weihnachtsmarkt (christmas market).

    In the US I have only been twice and one of those two times doesn´t count because it was a stopover to Mexico at Dallas-Airport ;-) In 1996 I was invited to a wedding in Washington D.C. and did spent four weeks in New York before going there. It was an amazing time!
     
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    Welcome from New Mexico. I hope you will post some reports on your bushcraft adventures in Germany. I've been to Frankfurt and Bavaria (Munich area). Very beautiful country, with a lot of forest, and friendly people. If you get a chance to visit this country again, try to get away from NYC and DC to see the best of the USA, especially the Rocky Mountain states.
     
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    The moment my bushcrafting will get adventurous I´ll let you know ;-)

    Next time I definitly have to see and experience more of the impressive nature. But 20 years ago NYC was just perfect for me. As a young man being in THE city was amazing.
     
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    Welcome from Michigan! I was just in Frankfurt for about 10 days last June, I thoroughly enjoyed it!
     
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    Glad to hear that :)

    @all: thanks again for the warm welcome!!!
     
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    Hello and welcome from Texas. My avatar is from the English Garden in Munich.
     
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    Have you been to Munich? Pretty nice, espacially with all the mountains and lakes around.

    I have been in Texas once. 2 hours in the transit area of Dallas airport on my way to Mexico ;-)
     
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    I've been to Munich several times and it's my favorite city. The food was fantastic and the mountains are close.
     
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