28-Jan-2001 -- By coincidence I passed by close to this confluence and so I
decided to take a
little detour. I had no exact map of the area with me, so I depended only on
my GPS to find
When I left the Autobahn it measured a distance of less then 4 km, and so
I followed a road
that led more or less into the calculated direction. And, Yes, the
confluence was only
200 meters off the road, close to the village of Blankenbach, and there was
even a small
rest area for a convenient stop.
I walked around a big field to find out that the confluence was right in
middle of it.
As the ground was frozen I dared to walk in to find the exact position.
It was a nice
and sunny winter day, but I arrived only at sunset, so the pictures are a
Next big city is Eisenach in Thüringen, but the confluence is still in