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A Swabian in Bremen

We’ve been living in Bremen for two years. I can’t believe it. Where has the time gone? It Mehr …

Cafés in Bremen – best of Instagram

Kaffeesieren, as enjoying a coffee is called in Bremen, is all the rage. There are more and more Mehr …

Bremen for chocoholics

When it comes to sweet temptations made of cocoa, you can count me in. No matter whether it’s milk or dark chocolate, nougat or marzipan, I love them all. A photo from my childhood shows me – looking slightly mischievous – with a large bar of chocolate in my hands which I’ve just bitten into Mehr …

Chimes of the porcelain carillon

The carillon in Böttcherstrasse is different. It’s unlike any carillon that I know of. And that fits in Mehr …

The taste of Bremen

OK, I’ll admit it – the first time you read about typical Bremen dishes and see names such as kohl und pinkel, labskaus and knipp, you’re unlikely to get very excited. But maybe names such as hochzeitssuppe, or ‚wedding soup‘, kaffeebrot or backfisch will tempt you to give them a try. Mehr …