1948 - childhood
From 1948 to 1960 - childhood
My first event far from home (about 10 km) were some days at my grandparents' in Kamen (Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany), when I not yet went to school.
In 1951 I had my first day at school:
A couple of years later, in 1955,
I needed a rest cure at the seaside.
I went to the Northsea island Juist by train for 6 weeks.
It was a wonderful time. I enjoyed it to be far from home!
We took a train from Bönen (Kreis Unna) to Nienburg /
So we took a train to
Nevertheless I enjoyed this cycle tour with my parents.
We hiked across the
The weather was fair to middling, but we had a lot of joy.
In 1960 I took a train to
I had to take my younger brother with me, unfortunately.
We spent our nights in our tent on the camp ground in Bremen-Lankenau.