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The Ramstein Chapel is accepting bids for a Ramstein Traditional Protestant Service Coordinator until May 7. The contractor shall provide all personnel, labor, materials, and transportation to provide non-personal service in support of the Ramstein Protestant Faith Community located in the KMC. The contractor shall serve the administrative needs of […]

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Backyard Camping

Camping is the perfect COVID-19 activity. It allows you to practice social distancing while getting out of the house, enjoying your natural surroundings and taking a break from the cabin fever that is driving so many people slightly bonkers from being cooped up for hours on end.

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Reading wine labels in Germany

Reading wine labels in Germany

Living in central Germany puts you right in the middle of some of the best vineyards in the world. It would be a shame not to learn something about German wine during your stay.

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Get to know the Mediterranean Diet

The Mediterranean Diet (MD for short) is a nutritional recommendation based on foods inspired by traditional dietary patterns from the Mediterranean region of the world.

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Cut your own flowers (Blumen zum Selbstschneiden)

Cut your own flowers (Blumen zum Selbstschneiden)

During my first spring in Germany, I ooh’d and aah’d at the sight of beautiful greenery and fields of blooms along the road whenever my family went on weekend trips. I noticed several flower fields with a banner that said “Blumen” and a couple of cars parked nearby.

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Home cinema highlights

Now’s the time to stream or rent some of the all-time classics! These are just a few from the 90s — Part 6

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Trier to Koblenz: Eco biking adventure

Eco-adventures are the combination of adventurous activities while acting in an environmentally responsible manner. Destinations and activities vary widely and can be anything from floating on a raging river in South Africa to soaring through the tree canopy in the Ozarks!

April 23, 2020 ×

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Home alone — rules for dogs

We all love our four-legged friends. They show us unconditional love when we get home and they are more than happy to give us a lick on the cheek when we are down.

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Air out your house

How many times has someone suggested that you “go out and get some fresh air” when you weren’t feeling great? Well, there definitely is some good health advice behind that suggestion.

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Who isn’t familiar with being exhausted, running on low energy and getting caught up in the rat race? You probably feel like you just need room to exhale and breathe freely again. Could there be a better place to do so than an oasis of pure nature? Nope! And we’ve got the perfect insider tip for you. Head outdoors to Mehlingen Heath (known in German as Mehlinger Heide) to take a break from the daily grind and reconnect by unplugging.

Unplug in Mehlinger Heide

Mehlinger Heide (Mehlingen Heath) is one of the biggest heath areas in the South of Germany and a natural reserve of pure beauty.

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