Since we made it to this Feuerwehrmuseum by a lovely walk, I'm really not sure about any directions to get to this museum by car. Guess, the best way for visitors with car is to make it into Bonames town, from there try to get close to former airfield Am Burghof 55. Not sure where visitors can park their vehicles yet - once they made it there. It...more
Senckenberg Museum is particularly popular with children, who enjoy the extensive collection of dinosaur skeletons: Senckenberg Museum boasts the largest exhibition of dinosaurs in Europe. One particular treasure is a dinosaur fossil with unique, preserved scaled skin. The museum contains the world's most diverse collection of stuffed birds with...more
As always with Starbucks's their coffee and goodies are just great, very tasty and filling. Very friendly staff too. The only uncomfortable thing about its location: The mall isn't outdoor any more and there for it's lacking of fresh air. Of course any indoor mall with Starbucks' is way better than an outdoor mall without Starbucks'.more
While we spent the afternoon at former Maurice Rose US Army Airfield with its marvelous recreation area and restaurant, we were lucky with warm and sunny weather. There for we took seats of restaurant's outdoor area. We had mineralwater and traditional, local Hesse-Apfelwein which to me brought back memories of my college time and bicycle-trips to...more
This little and cosy place provids with very yummy and traditional Hessian meals such as Gruene Sosse, we've had there at Restaurant Zum Einhorn. My mom used to make Gruene Sosse in the time of Pentecoast. She did it all herself except she didn't grow the herbs but got them fresh at the store or local market. So if you like to get a real, regional...more
Since gf and me are not much of night owls we made it there right at the opening hour of 18:00h. By then there were no other guests of course, and no live music still they played some great Irish, English, American tracks. We had Guiness beer and mineralwater. Nice place , particulary at that time, so I thought.
To drive from Frankfurt/Main's center (let's say startpoint Bockenheimer Landstrasse) takes about 8 km to its northern district of Bonames. Leave Frankfurt's center on Eschersheimer Landstrasse, follow directions: Mainz, Bad Homburg, and drive ahead onto Jean-Monnet Strasse, then turn left onto Homburger Landstraße, which leads you right into Bonames.
Very nice, clean, well-structered mall partly outdoors where at customers can buy big plants, flowers, flowers, and more flowers, then many sorts of fresh fruits and vegetables, goodies from the bakery shop inside, then anything deco & furniture, and on and on. Their cafe is small but lovely. Convenient to park there und load up the items bought.more
Nord-West-Mall (Nord West Zentrum) was founded in 1968 as a multifunctional center for locals. It resides right in Heddernheim town and has its own subway station and many bus stations as well. Back when gf and me lived there in northern Frankfurt, we made it to the mall mostly for groceries. Every time we went there, we did it by bicycle only. The...more
Maurice Rose, a tall, handsome soldier was a stand-offish person with those around him. No one in the 3rd Armored Division really got to know much about his personal life. Married twice, he kept his life so secret that his two sons, by different wives, did not know the other existed until many years after some digging by one of the authors. Rose...more
The pure green, wild and natural left area of 8,000 hectares right around the big city of Frankfurt/Main is called The Frankfurt Green Belt. This area of wild & green left natur was one of the first Green Belt taken into constitution. Logo of The Frankfurt Green Belt is heraldic animal The Gruenguerteltier. Robert Gernhardt, a painter of Frankfurt,...more
Christine Graham, sopran, sings with pure tone and highest voice. Orchestra plays under young maestro Hogen Yun. He does an impressive interpretation of Giuseppe Verdi's Rigoletto with clear and fasting view on mankind and its passions. Beautiful music in an enchanting atmosphere.For any other plays, programs, and/or tickets, this theater offers,...more
When selecting your first career or a new career, consider becoming a nurse. Nursing can certainly be one of the most rewarding jobs on earth. Personal fulfillment: The work of a nurse can be quite fulfilling. They are on the front lines in the war against illness and disease. While the results are not favorable 100% of the time, it is certainly...more
The Nidda river heads its way also through Praunheim which is like Bonames a district of Frankfurt/Main. Praunheim & Bonames are northern of Frankfurt, and provid beautiful paths along the marsh grass surrounded banks of the Nidda river. These trails lead visitors right into the city of Frankfurt (Bonames-Praunheim-Heddernheim-Roedelheim-Bockenheim...more
Just like Bonames and Praunheim, the town of Heddernheim too has the Nidda river heading through its lovely city, means, Heddernheim too is another northern district of Frankfurt. Heddernheim is very comfortable connected to Frankfurt city by trams and subways (and of course by those beautiful paths along the Nidda river). It's also pretty famous...more