Also on our way home to Italy we stopped with some friends in Sankt Wendel in the Saarland region of Germany. The town was named after Saint Wendelin who was a shepherd many years ago. Here is a statue of him and a church dedicated to him:
One day went on a walk with our friend and her dog
Krümel, which means crumb in German. We weren't the best of friends, because he was a bit bossy. We went to the Silver Lake and had a swim together, although I was a little frightened of the murky water.
In the woods afterwards we found some strange stone sculptures