Miniatur Wunderland Weekly Report

08.05.06 at 14:16 hrs


Weekly Report No 288, CW 18

From Monday, 01.05.2006 to Sunday, 07.05.2006
Late, but not too late: here is the 288th weekly report in the history of the Miniatur Wunderland!
Big events already cast their shadows but we won't tell too much. We'll reveal them in the next weekly report...
The 'hole' between Austria and Switzerland

Provided on a special request but not really 'spectacular':


The 'hole' between Austria and Switzerland

The hole between Switzerland and Austria seen from the side of the Alps mountain range....


The seminar room in the Miniatur Wunderland

The seminar room shrunk a bit;


New lockers for our visitors

it had to share some space with the new lockers for our visitors.


Dust protection

The protecting wall once again was a bit relocated to provide more space for the model builders at the future edge of the layout.


(Nearly) a staging yard

Slowly, the lumber pile from report 287 ( pict. 9 ) is converted into a real staging yard.


World Championship preparations

There are also quite a few preparations under way for the oncoming soccer world championship this June. Fans will have to detailled (in the approbiate trikots, of course), flags for the games and winner-celebrations wait to be processed....


World Championship preparations

...flags for the games and winner-celebrations wait to be processed....


TransRapid way-of-right

Seen lately in the shops: the last feet of TransRapid- trackwork. Now only the curve is missing which will - thanks to vacation - not be finished next week ;-)


Parade in the US section

The parade ...


Parade in the US section

...in the USA - section...


Parade in the US section

changed a bit and on top of this,...


Parade in the US section

... a new pushbutton action in form of a fire-artist was added.


Blue Goals in the Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg

The Hamburg media recently published some 'questionable' numbers:


Blue Goals in the Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg

According to them, the 22nd Blue Goal had been erected in Hamburg.


Blue Goals in the Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg

Well, that is definitely a 'hoax' since the 28 Blue Goals in the Miniatur Wunderland were not accounted for... ;-)



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