Tag: germany

Hello Again, Munchen!

We first explored Munich, amongst other destinations in Bavaria and beyond, during our last trip to Europe. That I would end up loving Munich so much was something I did not see coming. And since we are planning to explore the romantic road and Bavaria…

NBH-031 Brandenburger Tor

I’ve come to really love Germany, and that was completely not within my expectations. For years, I avoided travel plans that brought us to Germany, thinking that since we don’t speak a word of German, we are going to have a hard time there….

Walking the Town Wall and More

We slept our jet lag away by going to bed early the night before. Wise decision it was; we were bright and alert the next morning to explore more of Rothenburg ob der Tauber. A peek out of the window in our room while…

The Red Fortress above the Tauber

In German, it translates to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. This well-preserved medieval old town is situated within Bavaria Germany and earned itself such a name due to its location upon a plateau overlooking River Tauber. If you find the name a mouthful, I do…

Planning II – 2011 White Christmas

There have been further changes made to the trip route, in less than a week since I last posted the last draft route. I discussed some more with several people, including the mister and a good friend who is extremely familiar with Germany; most…

Planning I – 2011 White Christmas

I’m not entirely certain why this is so, but oddly enough we’ve never been to Germany (though we’d been to many other parts of Europe). I mean, Germany is in central Europe and it’s not small, right? How could we have missed it if…