Shopping – through the ages

Whenever I am visiting my friends in other towns, shopping is a regular activity. But our shopping spees have changed over the years - considerably. We used to go for hours on end, going from store to store, spending a few minutes in some and closer to an hour in others. Even though many were …

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As a regular destination Augsburg for me is mainly the place where dear friends live. But it is an interesting city too and has been historically as well. It was founded by the Roman emperor Augustus as Castra in 15 BC and was later known as the provincial town of Augusta Vindelicorum, one of the …

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