Just a few pictures since, as I have already said, this blog has nothing to do with the World Cup!
There is a webcam of the main marketplace in Nuremberg, where fans can drink and watch, either the scene at present or a speeded-up film of the past 30 minutes, at the Nürnberger Nachrichten site (scroll down).
This was ‘God save the Queen’ by a fan with drum who had gatecrashed a classical music busking duo:
This one needs some Photoshopping:
Note the Lebkuchenherz slogans: Wir holen den Titel and Elf Freunde müsst ihr sein
I’m afraid this person’s friends tried to put paint on my face in the German colours!
Trinidadians on stilts:
The baker Beck:
Some people will get in the way of the camera: