We drive around Leipzig and head for the river Saale. Last year we had to break off further upstream because of water ingress. We find a nice parking space Saale up from Naumburg. It rained heavily during the night and it cooled off well.
It is 14 km to Naumburg. In fine summer weather we cycle through the Saale-Unstrut wine region to the cathedral city and back.
The German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche grew up in Naumburg. Whether the young woman is just holding up against him his saying “Don’t forget the whip …”?