Posts Tagged With: Canada

SIGHTS Moments You Never Forget …

You won‘t ever be closer to god but on this spot in Newfoundland!Just look and look and look – this is not a painting, it’s a photo! A platform at the end of a fjord, meandering for a hundred miles, the shores a palette of colours, light and shadows, the universe so near, reality so … Continue reading »

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ADVENTURE A Conversation Piece … (No. 28)

The next one has survived a fall over the the Niagara Falls …That’s tough: A man, age 40+, wants to commit suicide and chooses a 100 % deadly way – he jumps into and over the 53 m (or 180 ft.) high Canadian side of the Niagara Falls. Just two people survived such a deed, and … Continue reading »

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SURVIVAL I Got A Strange Message … (No. 19)

Volker told me what happens when two men encounter a grizzly bearMy friend Volker Lapp looks like a men staring through a hedge but he has written the best outdoor guide I know. He just came back from Canada and told me the following story (being the proof that he is a hilarious storyteller too): … Continue reading »

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WEATHER I Got A Strange Message … (No. 21)

… from Alberta: Look at the thermometer and you know where you are!It helps sometimes, but those occasions are rare: If you, for instance, find a thermometer which ends at -10 (it doesn’t matter if F or C) and can climb up zu +120 F or +50 C, then you know you are in the Sahara. … Continue reading »

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