Posts about Freiburg

A yellow field, somewhere

There is a yellow field, nestling in a small valley, which sways gently in the breeze. It is surrounded by deep green trees and amongst them, a thatched cottage sits with an elevated view across the scene. I haven’t found it yet, but I have found many picturesque alternatives on my travels. Like this one, […]

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Rue des Epouses, Fribourg, Switzerland

This narrow street is named "spouse lane" because it lead married couples from the civil registry at the town hall to their marriage service in the gothic cathedral. The archway sign above the road says (in French and Swiss German) "Congratulations! Take pleasure, groom, you good man, for by the end of tomorrow, your woman […]

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