Jun 3 2017

Americans in Frankfurt

I’ve had California Barefoot wine before, in the US. Seeing them in Frankfurt, selling at such low price, I’m a bit surprised. However, California wines are decent, so on this front, I’m not surprised.

Kockkase/cooked cheese (spread), hand cheese and wine cheese



Jun 3 2017

Bockenheimer Anlage

Frankfurt am Main

This small green space with a pond, a fountain and couple of sculptures, next to Alte Oper is part of Wallanlagen/Wall Park where once was the city wall that was built in 14th and turned down in 19th century. Bockenheimer Anlage is named after one of the 7 gates:

  1. the Untermainanlage
  2. the Gallusanlage
  3. the Taunusanlage
  4. the Bockenheimer Anlage
  5. the Eschenheimer Anlage
  6. the Friedberger Anlage and
  7. the Obermainanlage



Jun 3 2017

Börse – stock exchange

It’s small as Frankfurt stock market is one of the biggies. They give tour on opening days, free of change but need to make reservation the day before. Lange Nacht der Industrie on June 20th is advertised.


Jun 3 2017

Every dog has her day

Dogs, bride and crowds at the alte oper.