Germany – Nürnberg | Development | February 2014

Schwesternwohnheim

Vor etwa sechs Jahren startete ich meinem ersten Blog „Gesichter der Stadt“ mit einem Artikel über das Schwesternwohnheim am Nordklinikum. Das 33 Meter und 11 Stockwerke hohe Gebäude stand seit 2002 über 10 Jahre lang …
Germany – Nürnberg | Documentary | January 2015

Volksbad Nürnberg

»Volksbad« was built from 1911 to 1913 and after three decades of use partially destroyed during World War II. After a long rebuilding process it reopened in 1959. In 1994 …
Germany – Leipzig | Urban Stroll | April 2015

Ruin Sight Seeing Tour Leipzig

On one of my free weekends back in April 2015 I decided to visit the German city of Leipzig. The city has a rich industrial history and is known as …
Germany – Leipzig | Urban Stroll | April 2015

Jute Spinning Factory

  The spinning and weaving mill factory was built in 1896. Besides packaging materials, high-pressure sutures and coated fabrics were  produced here. Surviving the war and the GDR the company …
Germany – Leipzig | Urban Stroll | April 2015

Leipzig Barracks

From the year 1875 on a huge Barracks district was built in the north of Leipzig. Between the city district’s Gohlis and Möckern over the following years several new barracks …
Germany – Leipzig | Urban Stroll | April 2015

Coal Power Plant

The Stöhr&Co. Kammgarn Spinning Mill was founded 1880 and grew over the years to Leipzig biggest industrial plant with over 3000 employees on its peek in 1913. Partially destroyed in …