Bavaria’s attempt at scaring off the wolves

bavarian bellsSeeing as the bulk of my time these days is spent trying to organize a post-doctoral research proposal on winter festivals in Europe, I thought it only suiting to start off this blog with an interesting video on ‘The “Wolfauslassen” festival [which] celebrates the old custom of herdsman ringing bells to scare wolves away.’ Consider this the beginning of what will be an entertaining exploration into off-the-grid European travel…

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03dtjp1


Posted by ETE’s Founder/ Editor: Dr Ann Wand

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