Regensburg

During my time in Germany, I had occasion to visit a Slovak friend working in Regensburg (he speaks extremely good German, and is teaching the language to various young refugees and other foreigners who need to get to A2 level in a hurry so they can get some German education.)

The inside of the train looked like this.

regsb_train

Regensburg is full of interesting buildings. I got out of the train station on the wrong side and saw this:

regsb_bybhf

The cathedral was large and gothic. Last week there was a protest – some refugees were camping out there and refusing to be moved because Germany had decided to send them away from the peace and beauty of Bavaria to somewhere more brutal, less human, less prosperous – I can’t remember where but it was in north Germany. What they’ll do if Germany decides to send any of them back to Afghanistan, I dread to think.

regsb_dom_out

resbg_dom_out

Some bits of buildings.

regsb_detail1regsb_detail2

The Jewish cultural centre.

regsb_jewish

I don’t know what this building is. Probably something important but I forgot to check on the map.

regsb_unknown

Advertisements

Respond.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s