During 2010 and 2011, I carried out a research project for the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial (KZ-Gedenkstätte Dachau). The results of this investigation were collected in an article under the title “Die spanischen Deportierten im Konzentrationslager Dachau” – the Spanish Deportees at Dachau Concentration Camp. Here I would like to present and reflect briefly on […]
Historical Memory shapes the identity of Europe. But it’s not a simple subject. The different perspectives, from which it can be analysed or lived, tend to generate debate. One of the most lively debates, with regard to memory in recent years in Germany, is the one that revolves around the Stolpersteine.
Bloggerreise/Werbung – Basel is regarded as the cultural capital of Switzerland. The city on the river Rhine offers 40 museums on various topics such as art, history, science and design, as well as a wide variety of cultural attractions. We’ve picked the most interesting cultural highlights of Basel.
While visiting the Andalusian capital Seville, a few hours should be dedicated to the Real Alcázar. This architectural and garden complex, built on a Roman and then Visigothic settlement, has been the residence of Muslim and Christian rulers and monarchs since the beginning of the 8th century. The gardens as well as the buildings of […]