Category Archives: Travel

Lunch at the Pokemon Cafe in Tokyo

Tokyo is well-known for its eclectic eateries and cafes. We make an effort to try a new one each time we go into the city. It’s one of the reasons we’ve loved traveling around Japan. Just like the animal cafes and the themed restaurants we could just not wait to visit the  Pokemon Cafe right next […]

Ten Reasons to Love The Oktoberfest!

No matter who you are, when you think of Germany, you inevitably think of the Oktoberfest! Everyone has heard of the world-famous Oktoberfest. It might just be the largest party on Earth. Over six million people attend this three week event each year, and people come from over 80 countries just to experience some down […]

Germany in Fall – Best Places to Visit!

Welcome to our series on the Seasons of Germany! We have regaled you with where you should go in summer, spring, and winter, and now we’d like to conclude with our favorite German season of all….Autumn! Why do we love this season so much? We love the crisp, cool air. We love how the farmers […]

Rendezvous with Brenda from Dish our Town

Welcome to yet another dose of fantastic travel inspiration as we find out what traveling as a family has been like for Brenda of Dish our Town. We love hearing other travelers’ stories and advice, which is why we began our Weekend Travel Inspiration series, and especially our interviews with intrepid travelers called Rendezous with […]

Best Places to Visit Europe in Fall

Fall is one of the most beautiful and fun times to visit Europe. The weather is perfect, not too hot and not too cool. The harvests are finished and locals everywhere are celebrating with all kinds of festivals. As we have with our Europe in Spring, Summer, and Winter articles, we’ve asked fellow travelers to […]

Essaouira – Morocco’s Coastal Gem

As we continued on our amazing road trip through the highlights and enjoying some amazing foods of Morocco, we were excited to head towards the walled city and fishing port of Essaouira. As far as Moroccan seaside towns go, Essaouira has nearly got it all: a thriving medina; enticing souks filled with exotic spices, pottery, […]

Rendezvous with Rovers with Nathan of Foodie Flashpacker

Welcome to Weekend Travel Inspiration and another traveler interview on our Rendezvous with Rovers series. This week we interview Nathan from Foodie Flashpacker. You may remember Nathan from a guest post he did on our site on the food of the Azores. Read on and find out all about Nathan’s travels. Tell us a little about […]

Passports Or Pass With Emily and DT from DTV

Passports or Pass Travel Game Show With DTV

Will Emily and DT Keep The Passports or Should It Be a Pass? Welcome back to another fascinating look into the lives of some of our fellow travelers. For our weekly dose of Weekend Travel Inspiration, we have a new episode of Passports or Pass  where we meet up with Emily and DT, two Americans […]

How to Cook Spargel and a Recipe for White Asparagus

Read: Spargel or White Asparagus Sandwich

Every year, here in Germany, they go wild about spargel. What is spargel? White gold…er, um, I mean white asparagus. Pulled from a protective row of soil, never having seen the light of day, this delectable veggie comes out a pretty cream color. We love it, and we think you will too, so we’re going […]

Rovos Rail Review — Luxury Train Journey in Africa

Luxury Train Journey to Victoria Falls

My Rovos Rail luxury train journey in Africa was a welcome and delightful interlude in the middle of a sightseeing-packed, 3-country, 16-day alumni tour. It was a leisurely 3-day journey from Pretoria, South Africa to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe with time to sleep in, rest, read, visit with fellow travelers, and simply watch the countryside roll […]

Rendezvous with Barbara of Jet-Setterera

Welcome back to our Weekend Travel Inspiration traveler interview! This week we’re interviewing Barbara from Jet-Settera who is a master at combining fashion and luxury with travel all around the world. Tell us a little about yourself.  I’m Barbara, I m behind the luxury travel and lifestyle blog www.jet-settera.com. I’m Hungarian-American and I live in […]

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