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Raoul Kieffer

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    Countries visited

    Großer Ahornboden (163)
    Photo: Großer Ahornboden

    Austria (AT)
    15 Photos

    Austria (Österreich), officially the Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich), is a landlocked country of over 8.8 million people in Central Europe. It …

    Map: AustriaList of sights: Großer Ahornboden, Plansee (Tyrol)
    Bruges (92) Rozenhoedkaai
    Photo: Bruges, Rozenhoedkaai

    Belgium (BE)
    269 Photos

    Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a federal state in Western Europe. It is a founding member of the European Union and hosts the EU’s headquarters, …

    Map: BelgiumList of sights: Bruges, Ghent
    Paro (44) Festival of Paro
    Photo: Paro, Festival of Paro

    Bhutan (BT)
    254 Photos

    The Kingdom of Bhutan (འབྲུག་ཡུལ) (which used to be one of the most isolated nations in the world) is located at the eastern end of the Himalaya Mountains …

    Map: BhutanList of sights: Chomolhari, Other Monasteries in Bhutan, Paro
    Bayon (19)
    Photo: Bayon

    Cambodia (KH)
    265 Photos

    Cambodia (ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា), the successor state of the once powerful Hindu and Buddhist Khmer Empire, has an area of about 180,000 km², sharing border …

    Map: CambodiaList of sights: Other sites in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Siem Reap, Tonlé Sap
    Hong Kong (34)
    Photo: Hong Kong

    China (CN)
    284 Photos

    China, officially the People’s Republic of China (中華人民共和國), is a sovereign state located in East Asia. It is the world’s most populous country, with a population …

    Map: ChinaList of sights: Hong-Kong, Tibet
    Colmar (51)
    Photo: Colmar

    France (FR)
    2,487 Photos

    France, officially the French Republic, is a unitary semi-presidential republic in Western Europe with several overseas territories and islands located …

    Map: FranceList of sights: Alpes Maritimes, Alsace, French Guiana
    Oktoberfest (440) 2013
    Photo: Oktoberfest, 2013

    Germany (DE)
    3,967 Photos

    Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a federal parliamentary republic in west-central Europe

    Map: GermanyList of sights: Bavaria, Black-and-white pictures of Germany
    Santorini (1734) Fira
    Photo: Santorini, Fira

    Greece (GR)
    1,582 Photos

    Greece (Ελλάδα), officially the Hellenic Republic and known since ancient times as Hellas, is a country in Southeast Europe. Greece is strategically located …

    Map: GreeceList of sights: Delos, Delphi, Galaxidi, Hosios Loukas, Ios, Meteora, Mykonos, Naxos, Paros, Patmos, Rhodes, Santorini, Symi
    Klifatindur (93)
    Photo: Klifatindur

    Iceland (IS)
    191 Photos

    Iceland is a Nordic island country of Europe located in the North Atlantic Ocean. It has a population of 332,529 and an area of 103,000 km², making it the …

    Map: IcelandList of sights: Aurora Borealis (Iceland), Breiða­merkur­sandur, Dyrhólaey, East Fjords (Iceland), Eystrahorn, Goðafoss, Gullfoss, Hverarönd, Hvítserkur, Icelandic Horses, …
    Humayun’s Tomb (40)
    Photo: Humayun’s Tomb

    India (IN)
    3,829 Photos

    India (भारत गणराज्य), officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous …

    Map: IndiaList of sights: Agra, Ajanta, Alchi, Alwar, Aurangabad, Bundi, Chemrey, Chittaurgarh, Datia, Deeg, Delhi, Ellora, Fatehpur Sikri, Gwalior, Hemis, Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, …
    Roman Forum (141)
    Photo: Roman Forum

    Italy (IT)
    13,639 Photos

    Italy, officially Repubblica Italiana, is a country located partly on the European Continent and partly on the Italian Peninsula in Southern Europe and …

    Map: ItalyList of sights: Abruzzo, Apulia, Basilicata, Calabria, Campania, Emilia-Romagna, Lazio, Liguria, Molise, Trentino-Alto Adige (Südtirol), Tuscany, Umbria, Veneto
    Petra (90) Khazneh
    Photo: Petra, Khazneh

    Jordan (JO)
    184 Photos

    The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (المملكة الأردنّيّة الهاشميّة), an Arab country in Southwest Asia, is spanning the southern part of the Rub Al Kali down …

    Map: JordanList of sights: Other sites in Jordan, Petra, Wadi Rum
    Soyuz TMA-12 (250) Soyuz rollout
    Photo: Soyuz TMA-12, Soyuz rollout

    Kazakhstan (KZ)
    357 Photos

    Kazakhstan, officially the Republic of Kazakhstan (Қазақстан Республикасы), is a contiguous transcontinental country in Central Asia, with its smaller part …

    Map: KazakhstanList of sights: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome
    Wat Xieng Thong (328)
    Photo: Wat Xieng Thong

    Laos (LA)
    1,134 Photos

    Laos, officially the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (ສາທາລະນະລັດ ປະຊາທິປະໄຕ ປະຊາຊົນລາວ), is a landlocked country in Southeast Asia, bordered by Burma

    Map: LaosList of sights: Luang Prabang, North Laos, South Laos, Vientiane
    Myanmar (73) Shwedagon
    Photo: Myanmar, Shwedagon

    Myanmar (MM)
    308 Photos

    Myanmar, officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar (ပြည်ထောင် စု သမ္မတ မြန်မာနိုင်ငံတော်) and also known as Burma, is a sovereign state in South East Asia

    Map: MyanmarList of sights: Bagan, Inle, Other sites in Myanmar, Villages in Myanmar, Yangon
    Khumbu (65) Ama Dablam (6,814 m)
    Photo: Khumbu, Ama Dablam (6,814 m)

    Nepal (NP)
    945 Photos

    Nepal, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal (संघीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्रात्मक नेपाल), is a landlocked sovereign state located in South Asia

    Map: NepalList of sights: Annapurna, Kathmandu Valley, Khumbu 1991, Khumbu 1997, Mustang
    Amsterdam (151)
    Photo: Amsterdam

    Netherlands (NL)
    1,795 Photos

    The Netherlands is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, located mainly in North-West Europe and with some islands in the Caribbean. …

    Map: NetherlandsList of sights: ’s-Hertogenbosch, Alkmaar, Almere, Amersfoort, Amsterdam, Bergen op Zoom, Delft, Edam - Volendam, Enkhuizen, Gouda, Groningen, Haarlem, Haarzuilens, Heemskerk, …
    Hamnøy (Lofoten) (121)
    Photo: Hamnøy (Lofoten)

    Norway (NO)
    131 Photos

    Lofoten is an archipelago in the county of Nordland, Norway. Lofoten is known for a distinctive scenery with dramatic mountains and peaks, open sea and …

    Map: NorwayList of sights: Å (Lofoten), Aurora Borealis (Lofoten), Flakstadpollen, Hamnøy, Haukland, Kilan, Mærvollspollen Fjord, Nusfjord, Reine, Reinefjorden, Sakrisøy, Skagsanden, …
    Machu Picchu (123)
    Photo: Machu Picchu

    Peru (PE)
    1,285 Photos

    Peru, officially the Republic of Peru, is a country in western South America. It is bordered on the north by Ecuador and Colombia, on the east by Brazil

    Map: PeruList of sights: Altiplano, Amazon Rainforest, Arequipa, Colca, Cusco, Lake Titicaca, Machu Picchu, Maras, Nazca, Other Inca Sites, Paracas
    Moscow (3) Saint Basil’s Cathedral
    Photo: Moscow, Saint Basil’s Cathedral

    Russia (RU)
    10 Photos

    Russia, also officially known as the Russian Federation (Росси́йская Федера́ция), is a country in northern Eurasia. It is a federal semi-presidential republic, …

    Map: RussiaList of sights: Moscow
    Bigiston (196)
    Photo: Bigiston

    Suriname (SR)
    35 Photos

    Suriname, officially known as the Republic of Surinam, is a country in northern South America. It is bordered by French Guiana to the east, Guyana to the …

    Map: SurinameList of sights: Bigiston
    Kennedy Space Center (43) Space Shuttle Columbia
    Photo: Kennedy Space Center, Space Shuttle Columbia

    United States (US)
    62 Photos

    The United States of America (commonly called the United States, the U.S., the USA, America, and The States) is a federal constitutional republic consisting …

    Map: United StatesList of sights: Kennedy Space Center
    San Pietro (1)
    Photo: San Pietro

    Vatican City (VA)
    136 Photos

    Vatican City, or Vatican City State, in Italian officially Stato della Città del Vatican, is a landlocked sovereign city-state whose territory consists …

    Map: Vatican City
    Hạ Long Bay (15)
    Photo: Hạ Long Bay

    Vietnam (VN)
    240 Photos

    Vietnam (Cộng hoà Xã hội Chủ nghĩa Việt Nam) is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia and is bordered by China to the north, …

    Map: VietnamList of sights: Hạ Long Bay, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hội An, Huế, Mekong (Vietnam), Other sites in Vietnam
    Yemen (17) Sana’a
    Photo: Yemen, Sana’a

    Yemen (YE)
    226 Photos

    Yemen: The Republic of Yemen (ﺍﻟﺠﻤﻬﻮﺭﯾّﺔ اليمنية) in the Arabian Peninsula in Southwest Asia was between 2200 BC and the 6th century AD part of several …

    Map: YemenList of sights: Hadhramaut, Other sites in Yemen, Sana’a, Shibam, Taiz, Thula