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Burg Frankenstein: The place to be during October

Travel
October 14, 2018
High on a hill outside Darmstadt is a seemingly ordinary castle ruin with a name and past shrouded in mystery.
Photo by Rebecca Skavdal

Visiting Venice: 5 ways to see the sinking city at its best

Food & Drink
October 16, 2018
…Sinking? …Smelly? …Expensive? …Worth Going To?These prompts pop up as I begin typing the query “Is Venice…” into Google.

Don't be hostile about hostels

Travel
October 13, 2018
hos•tel | ΄ h ä s t l | A hostel is a budget-oriented, shared-room (“dormitory”) accommodation that accepts individual travelers (typically backpackers) or groups for short-term...

Germany Day Trips: Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Travel
October 13, 2018
It’s no secret that Germany has a somewhat gruesome history. While it’s nice to pretend that torture chambers and bloody battles are merely a thing of myths, the reality is much...

Pay respects to the heroes of World War II

Travel
October 14, 2018
Just a short way from the famed Charles Bridge and the lovely Vltava River in Prague is a little-known monument memorializes Prague’s heroes of WWII. This monument, open to the...

Go cuckoo for Black Forest clocks

Travel
October 15, 2018
There are many grandfather and cuckoo clock producers, but none of them compare to the intricate beauty of the clocks that originate from the Black Forest.
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