Village Lyuben Karavelevo near Varna. Hier live especially Bulgarian men and women with Roma origin as the family of “Dora” (name changed), a mother of five children. L. Karavelevo is one of the numerous places in the region of Varna where the Bulgarian-German Sozialwerk in cooperation with the Association Sauchastie provides outpatient family assistance for deprived Roma families, which li [...]
During our Danube Networkers trip to Hungary at the beginning of September 2016, we met Teréz at the market in Baja. She was selling dried herbs and invited us to visit her at her herb farm.
Through the action Christmas Packages Along the Danube, the partners should mutually learn about the various Christmas and New Year customs specific for the various countries as well as the culture of the pre and post-Christmas times. A direct contact should take place between the individual groups. The package should be approximately of the size of a shoe box and contain Christmas cookies (swe [...]
Josef was born in Véménd in 1938. There he spent his youth together with almost 2700 people with German roots. His ancestors settled in Hungary in the 18th century. His parents were farmers and made wine.
The goal of our mini project, which is a part of a big and significant project „Tastes of Danube“, is to present „The bread of our region, even through a long period of time“. The basic foodstuff in Bosnia is kruh/hljeb/somun (bread), and if you „do not have dry bread“, it means you reached the very bottom of poverty. And if you’re „on bread and water“, it means y [...]
Mrs. Ulrike Bahmer, from the district administration of the Alb-Donau-Kreis region, invited us to a baking event in Machtolsheim, a town about 30 km from Ulm, in the “Schwäbische Alb”. Ten women and two men were her guests there on the twenty-second of October, 2016.
Hand-picket healthy herbs blend in the white gold which made Salzburg rich in former times. Herbal salt is up-to-date due to various aspects: it adds great relish to meals, it includes plant-based ingredients into everyday life and the production is very simple. The herbal salt factory for kids in Thalgau in Austria shows how to do it.
Since 1976 every year the Bülle Festival has taken place on the first Sunday in October on the peninsula Höri (Lake Constance). It is always located in a different district of the parish Moos. This year it took place on October 2nd in Bankholzen.
The viticulture exhibit of the Regional Museum in Mikulov consists of four parts. First is the chateau cellar with its European rarity – a giant wine barrel dating from 1643. The second is a non-traditional installation entitled “Traditional Viticulture in Moravia”, the third is a gallery of historic wine pres [...]