2017 Rostock Cruise Season expects 192 Calls

 
Rostock Expects 192 Call Cruise Season
According to the ‘Cruise Industry News’ the North German port of Rostock/Warnemunde is expecting up to  190 vessel calls in the following  Cruise Season. 

“The year starts for the port on April 27 with the AIDAdiva, and there are five first-time calls including the Columbus, MSC Magnifica, Norwegian Getaway, Seven Seas Explorer and Viking Sky. AIDA will homeport the AIDAdiva and […] Continue Reading…

Where best to watch EURO 2016 in Northern Germany – Rostock

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Where best to watch EURO 2016 in Northern Germany – Rostock
Today is a really important game – namely France vs Germany.

France have not been truly tested even if their first-half destruction of Iceland in the quarter-finals promised a lot, the team have yet to fully impress . And they will really need to do against Germany.

France have not faced a competitive side since the last […] Continue Reading…

German Call to end Russian Trade Sanctions at Rostock ‘Russlandtag’

German Call to end Russian Trade Sanctions at Rostock ‘Russlandtag’
There has been a very clear call to end Russian trade sanctions in Germany and they were echoed yesterday at the annual Rostock ‘Russlandtag’.

The facts dealing with the exchange of goods between the two countries speak for themselves. Germany exported in 2015 goods worth 21.8 billion Euro to Russia – which was down 40 % less than in 2013, the year before  sanctions. Imports […] Continue Reading…

Rostock – Helsinki new fiber optic sea cable C-Lion1 completed

 

The Rostock-Helsinki new fiber optic sea cable has become a reality. The Finnish company Cinia has  deployed a submarine fiber optic cable between Rostock in the north of Germany and Helsinki in Finland.

This is an important telecom project laying  under-water data cable  -which will both improve internet connectivity and improve security between Finland, Germany and Central Europe. Called ‘C-Lion1’ – the project services are expected to […] Continue Reading…

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern on Silvester/New Year’s Eve 2015

 

New Year’s Eve in the Germany-North province of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern  – 31st December in Germany is also known as SILVESTER [..see* below ] has brought mild temperatures,which aided the outdoor revelry at midnight for all the New Year’s eve parties all over this northern German state.

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is one of the most northern states in Germany and has its formal government offices or district seat in the […] Continue Reading…

Rostock – Helsinki new fiber optic sea cable laying commenced

Rostock-Helsinki new fiber optic sea cable laying commenced.

An important telecom project has commenced with the laying of an under-water data cable between the cities of Helsinki,Finland and Rostock in Northern Germany.

The  “Sea Lion” fibre-optic sea cable will both improve internet connectivity and improve security between Finland, Germany and Central Europe.

Leading contractor is the Suomi/Finland based connectivity and ICT solutions company ‘Cinia Group’. http://cinia.fi/en

Currently the initiative’s […] Continue Reading…

‘Tag der Deutschen Einheit’ -German Unity day October 3rd, 2015

 

Today is the Day of ‘German Unity’ or ‘ Tag der Deutschen Einheit ‘ celebrated on 3rd of October is the national day of Germany.

This time around Germany is marking 25 years of unity with celebrations across the country including Northern Germany.  Both Chancellor Merkel and the German President Gauck celebrated the day in Frankfurt.

It was celebrated all over the whole nation, including North Germany – and […] Continue Reading…

Friday evening 18th September 1800 hrs – ‘Ensemble für Alte Musik’ at ‘Schloss Ludwigslust’

 

Ludwiglust, Castle Park  – courtyard in front of  Schloss Ludwigslust in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, close to the border with Brandenburg.
18:00 clock – 18:30 clock: Ludwigslust, Goldener Saal
Vent et Cordes’ – Ensemble für Alte Musik’
Jugendkammerchor des Musikgymnasiums Schwerin
Musical Director – Bernd Spitzbarth
Hofmusik from France and Mecklenburg
HERTEL from: Trio in D minor
            Adagio            Vivace
BOISMORTIER Gaiment from: II Balet de village.
FICK from: Sonata a 3 in A major pour – […] Continue Reading…

VISION STRING QUARTETT, Shostakovich 8th String Quartet , Concert Review by RvP

 

 
Concert in Ludwigslust – with a difference!
This was actually two concerts in one – two for the price of one! The concert started at 2000 hrs at the church and then finished at the castle ….at midnight!

First we listened to a wonderful brass concert from the brass ensemble ”EmBRASSment”  from Leipzig, and then walked with lanterns across the park to the castle and then carried on with the VISION […] Continue Reading…

This evening Sat. 22nd August 2015 – ‘NACHT DER MUSIK’ at both ‘Schloss Ludwigslust’ and the ‘Stadtkirche Ludwigslust’

 

Ludwiglust, Castle Park  – courtyard in front of  Schloss Ludwigslust in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, close to the border with Brandenburg.
 Schloss Ludwigslust und Stadtkirche

20:00 bis 0:00
NACHT DER MUSIK
Stadtkirche Ludwigslust ab 20 Uhr
EmBRASSment
und
Schloss Ludwigslust – Goldener Saal ab 22.30 Uhr
VISION STRING QUARTETT – Streichquartett
Kontakt:
03874 / 5719-12 (Kasse)

Concert in Ludwigslust – with a difference!

This is actually two concerts in one – two for the price of […] Continue Reading…