September 25, 2017
Home
Track a TravelPig
Update a TravelPig
M.I.A.
Globe Trotters
TravelPig Exchange
Links
Contact
TravelPig Stats
Pigs on the hoof :
Countries visited :
Travel companions :
Destinations visited :
Days travelling :
We got an award. Hurray!!
Livingstone in Germany
Recommendations : 733 Recommend it!
Click to enlarge the pic Livi at the Korbmarkt
Country Germany
City or Region Lichtenfels
Travelling with Andrea
Travel date 21 Sep 2003
What you've been doing

After lunch and a stop at grandma's house Andrea and I met with her friend Sabine who introduced us to the "Korbmarkt" (basket market) in Lichtenfels. Lichtenfels is about an hour's drive north of Erlangen and is famous for its basketmakers. The "Korbmarkt" takes place once a year, on the weekend of the 3rd Sunday in September and besides traditional baskets also showcases modern furniture and art objects. They also have a "Korbstadtkönigin" (basket town queen) but I only found out about it now, we didn't see her when we were there.

Toodaloo, Livi

Added : 02 Oct 2003, 03:05:14 (UK time)
 Previous   Next