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Football for nothing and popcorn for free – A match in Nablus

Freitag, 31. Dezember 2010 19:08

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As you already recognized, it is quite hard to catch a football match in the West Bank, because the Palestine’s are not into local football and you cannot find printed timetables, where you are able to inform. While walking through the nice souks of Nablus asking for a match at the Municipal Stadium the Palestinians are giving hints where bars are showing English and Spanish football. Of course, we didn’t want to watch football in a bar, we wanted to see a match in the stadium, which we saw from the International Guest House, where we slept during our visit (our definitive recommondation for Nablus groundhoppers). The Palestinians were quiet surprised why we wanted to watch a match there, because the local football is bad, we would be disappointed about the level and anyway they did not know it. [...]

Thema: Nablus Youth, Weltweit | Kommentare (2) | Autor: M.Dittmann

Hat trick sausage at Camp Nou

Sonntag, 5. September 2010 15:03

FC Barcelona

The prospect of seeing an FC Barcelona match of any importance is enough to have even the slightest of football fans excited. For a real football fan it’s enough to make one ‘jizz in their pants’. A playing roster that headlines world super stars such as Messi, Villa, Puyol, Pique, Xavi, Iniesta and a regular bench player in Zlatan Ibrahimovic (now at AC Milan), it’s fair to say that the manager has plenty of ‘grenades’ at his disposal. One of three clubs never to be relegated from La Liga, FC Barcelona is just about the most successful European club in history – just take a look at their trophy cabinet! [...]

Thema: FC Barcelona, Weltweit | Kommentare (0) | Autor: N.Wilson

The Scottish Pie from the Hibs

Freitag, 8. Mai 2009 20:13

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A bank holiday in Germany, the labor day, brought me back to Scotland, where I’ve been almost ten years ago, for the last time. My friends I was with first wanted to go to London, but I convinced them to consider Edinburgh, the Scottish capital. Both have never been to Scotland and  Ryanair flies directly from Bremen.

Due to a big rugby event the weekend, we had quite a lot of difficulties to find a B&B for three nights in a row. After over 70 booking requests, finally went luckily, and the main question, where to sleep was answered. [...]

Thema: Hibernian Edinburgh, Weltweit | Kommentare (4) | Autor: M.Dittmann