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10 years is a respectable age for a blog!

Posted by Mervi on January 24, 2018 at 11:55 AM Comments comments (785)





Dear friends! So much has happened on the stage of the Knutitours during it's existance. Ten years is a long time although sometimes I feel it was only yesterday the journey started. It's time to remember .... and it's time to look forw...

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Wanted: Falling snow flakes!

Posted by Mervi on January 11, 2018 at 1:45 PM Comments comments (327)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Monika aus Berlin

 

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Posted by Mervi on December 22, 2017 at 5:25 AM Comments comments (582)





Dear friends! This is my favourite season of the year and I hope you will enjoy the Christmas trees, candles and snow flakes, too, even if the snow in many cases is only virtual.

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Happy Christmas season to everybear and everybody!

Posted by Mervi on November 25, 2017 at 10:10 AM Comments comments (534)



Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Frans

Dear friends! I love the Christmas time and I hope y...

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Waving goodbye to the Fall

Posted by Mervi on October 25, 2017 at 9:25 AM Comments comments (816)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Monika aus Berlin


Dear friends! In northern parts of Scandinavia King Bore has already painted the ground white with snow. We are still waiting for his Royal White Highness ....  ...

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October! Please, be a happy month!

Posted by Mervi on September 27, 2017 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (657)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Hartmuth

Dear friends! September was a month with many sad news. Let's hope October will be filled with good and happy news! We also had lots of technical problems with our Knuipe. Hopefully this thread will work fi...

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Let's fall in love with the Fall

Posted by Mervi on August 29, 2017 at 12:05 PM Comments comments (638)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Doris Webb

Dear friends! I know many of you think the Summer was again far too short but, please, don't forget that the Fall has it's charm, too! For me it's the time of 'revival' and inspiration. Let's make the best of this wonderful seas...

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Welcome, colourful August! It's harvest time!

Posted by Mervi on August 2, 2017 at 12:20 PM Comments comments (698)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut & TD by Barbara

Dear friends! Although August is a Summer month we can soon see signs of the approaching Autumn. Now the berries are ripe to be picked and the fruit trees offer us goodies filled with vitamines. Even the moon looks special in Aug...

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Sunshine + Thunder = Summer

Posted by Mervi on June 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (1013)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Monika aus Berlin

Dear friends! April has a foolish kind of weather and I strongly suspect June has been imitating April. :-) Well, let's BEAR in mind that a good Summer has all the ingredients: rain, thunder, sunshine, heat wave .... you name it!

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It should be Summer now!

Posted by Mervi on June 1, 2017 at 7:15 AM Comments comments (658)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Doris Webb

Dear friends! It's June and according to our calenders it's Summer! Let's hope the Ol' Man Winter has got the message and will stay away now!

Knuti's Weekly Magazine

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April Showers Bring May Flowers!

Posted by Mervi on April 29, 2017 at 1:35 PM Comments comments (745)




Collage by Mervi, original Knut by Monika aus Berlin

Dear friends! It remains to be seen if the title of this thread will turn true .... This Winter has been unusually long in many parts of the world but let's hope May will bring the w...

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Snow in Ranua - green leaves in Berlin

Posted by Mervi on April 12, 2017 at 12:35 PM Comments comments (358)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Monika aus Berlin

Dear friends! It's Spring now although it doesn't look the same everywhere. We can for example compare photos from Berlin and Ranua and see the big difference. No matter what kind of Spring you're having - it's again Easter! Of ...

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March - the month giving us mixed feelings

Posted by Mervi on March 14, 2017 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (594)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut and Fritz by Monika aus Berlin and Tierpark Berlin

Dear friends! March has become a month of night mares but it also offers some happy moments. We're sad thinking of the loss of two lovely polar bears - Knut and Fritz. However, at the same time we ...

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Last of the snow this Winter?

Posted by Mervi on February 16, 2017 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (655)



Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Monika aus Berlin

Dear friends! Old Man Winter is already planning his retirement and Miss Spring will soon make her entré. However, there's still time to enjoy the snow of this season!

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Nine years with Knutitours

Posted by Mervi on January 18, 2017 at 9:35 AM Comments comments (634)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Gina


Dear friends! Welcome to this anniversary thread! Nine years really is a respectable age for a blog! Thank you for being passengers of the thrilling Knutitours! How long will...

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Happy polar bear year 2017!

Posted by Mervi on December 28, 2016 at 8:10 AM Comments comments (769)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Frans

Dear friends! It's time again to wave our paws - goodbye year 2016, welcome 2017!

I want to thank you all for the year that's gone and I hope you'll be here...

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Merry Christmas 2016!

Posted by Mervi on December 19, 2016 at 1:15 PM Comments comments (249)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Monika aus Berlin

Dear friends! Even though the Christmas time this year got a sad lining I wish you all a happy Christmas! We will go on with love and friendship in our hearts! Of course, there's a special Christmas edition of KWM, too!

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Advent time is here

Posted by Mervi on November 7, 2016 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (716)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Doris Webb


Dear friends! The Christmas time is here again! We have already got some early gifts - small polar bear babies. Even though we know not all of t...

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The polar bear season is here!

Posted by Mervi on November 3, 2016 at 1:30 PM Comments comments (592)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Gudrun

Dear friends! The end of the previous thread was very sad - let's hope November will bring us also good and happy news. The Winter is - if not already here - around the corner .... It will be thrilling to see from which zoo we receive the first n...

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Our Knuipe is well prepared for the chilly days!

Posted by Mervi on October 20, 2016 at 8:00 AM Comments comments (284)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Monika aus Berlin

 

Dear friends! The days are getting more and more chilly but don't you worry! Our Knuipe is well prepared to welcome even the coldest days. There's always fresh Herkules and the samovar ...

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