Zeller Lange Tafel (Zell Long Table)

On Saturday 20th July from 11am, the 2018 Zell Long Table (”Zeller Lange Tafel”) kicks off.

As the name suggests, a 400 metre long table runs the entire length of Balduinstraße (which is the main shopping street of the town) at which local cafes, bars, restaurants and even shops serve up various food specialities and of course copious amounts of local wine. Continue reading “Zeller Lange Tafel (Zell Long Table)”

Football Madness

Germans, like the Brits, are well known for their enthusiasm for football. However, this Borussia Dortmund supporter in Zell Kaimt takes his team loyalty to a whole new level.

BVB

I am not sure what the neighbours think of it, but tourists love it!

A Picture Paints A Thousand Words

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I don’t know about you, but I love seeing old photos particularly when they are of things I can relate to. So you can guess how pleased I was to find a Facebook group dedicated to images from yesteryear for my new hometown of Zell.

The photo album of that group has plenty of interesting snapshots showing life in the town in days gone by, including some from the years leading up to the Second World War which may raise a few eyebrows but are still part of the rich and fascinating history of the region.

Click here to go to the group photo album to see what I mean. I will search around to see if I can find any similar groups or pages for other towns in the region.

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