Overnight Trips From Berlin
Living in Berlin, Germany, or on an extended visit? Are you looking for things to do away from the city? We’ve compiled the top things to do on an overnight trip from Berlin. If you’ve got a car these places are about five hours driving time. look for cheap flights with AirBerlin, Ryan Air, Eurowings, EasyJet, or Wizz Air.
The Famous German Bratwurst When you think of Germany, you think of bratwurst! There is no German food that is better known worldwide. Available in every city, whether in a restaurant, pub, at a festival, or buying some to grill […]
New Youtube Series – In Our Backyard You know how it is for most of us travelers. We get so caught up in traveling, finding that next great destination, revisiting past favorites, meeting up with friends and family in new […]
Prague, the City of a Hundred Spires Prague is possibly the most beautifully preserved medieval city in all of Europe. The towers and spires lining the skyline, the massive Prague Castle overlooking the town, and the statue lined bridges will […]
It’s almost winter and visions of steaming mugs of glühwein and the sweet taste of stollen are dancing in my head. In Germany, the onset of winter brings one of my favorite seasons of the year – Christmas market season!
Are you looking for a great place to visit during the spooky end of October; for Halloween? If so, then the Sedlec Ossuary, or Bone Church, located near the UNESCO city of Kutna Hora in Czechia is the place to […]
Hoisting the Maypole – A Bavarian Tradition One of the great things about living in Germany is that we get to experience some of the traditions that would be difficult to plan as a traveler. There are so many very […]
As you read last week, we were heading to Prague for the weekend with a mixture of excitement and anxiety. Prague is an incredibly beautiful city with it’s towers and spires piercing the skyline, and, of course, the food and […]
What do you do on a cold, wintry gray day and you want to add some color to your day? You drive a few hours and go to a beautiful pastel-colored town filled with houses that could double as any […]
Christmastime in Germany is full of charm. All over the country the Christmas markets are going strong. With the smell of sugary almonds roasting and the wisps of steam climbing out of your gluhwein mug, you happily look out for […]
Living in Europe, we definitely get our fill of the golden nectar. Here you can find beer in so many varieties and styles that you your mind will be left reeling by all of the choices even before you’ve had […]
More Than Just Medieval Rooftops Wrocław is a beautiful Polish medieval city with a vibrant cultural scene. Looking at the restored buildings in the historic center one can imagine what life may have been like four or five hundred years ago, while […]
The Czech world heritage site of Holaslovice is a quaint, quiet little village in southern Bohemia. Conveniently located between two fantastic Bohemian cities, České Budějovice and Český Krumlov, we visited Holaslovice on a sunny fall morning. The leaves were just […]
The second largest beer festival in Germany is the Erlangen Bergkirchweih held at the beginning of June each year. It’s all about the beer in Erlangen. Perched up on the mountain, this beer fest began with tastings throughout the “caves” […]