Triglav, Krn and Soča

My walks through the Triglav National Park in the Julian Alps in Slovenia led to impressive views of rugged limestone mountains and small mountain lakes and along the beautiful mountain river Soča.


Back from the Simien Mountains in the old capital Gondar, we found out that Lufthansa had suspended flights because of Corona, leaving a thick question mark regarding the return flight. We were rebooked on Ethiopian Airlines flights, but spent a total of 7 h in the Ethiopian office trying to be booked earlier (without success) … Continue reading “Gondar”

A Beginner’s Guide to Economic Geology

The quite successful book Die Welt der Rohstoffe, which I wrote together with Gunnar Ries, has now also been published in English. I am happy that it is now available to a larger, more international readership. Florian Neukirchen, Gunnar Ries The World of Mineral Deposits A Beginner’s Guide to Economic Geology