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Fall is almost here! As much as I love the other seasons, nothing is as cozy and delightful as fall. Plan ahead and put these items on your fall bucket list!
Knock out this fun bucket list this fall:


Carve pumpkins
The city of Pilsen has much to offer with its historic beer festival! Beer lovers will be thrilled to enjoy this weekend. Every year, this city celebrates the anniversary of the first brew of Pilsner Urquell in 1842.
It rains an awful lot in Germany. That’s one thing we picked up on pretty quickly.
Instead of canceling our plans, most soggy days, we put on our boots, hats and jackets and head out, anyway. Otherwise, we might be stuck in the house weekend after weekend for months at a time.
With the leaves changing color, the sun disappearing faster and the air becoming decidedly chillier, fall is almost here. With the dramatic Schloss Heidelberg providing a stunning backdrop, welcome the season in style at the Heidelberg Herbst beginning Saturday, Sept. 28 through Sunday, Sept.
Forget pumpkin spice season, it’s Oktoberfest season! The time of year when brightly colored dirndls and lederhosen, brass oompah bands, and large, flowing steins of beer become the norm. If you missed out on the discount fares or aren’t able to travel to Munich, don’t despair!
Europe has so many festivals it’s hard to keep them all straight. Though most of them are a variation of Oktoberfest, Perugia in Italy is celebrating something a little different - chocolate!
If you’re familiar with WOW AIR, you likely cringed at that headline. The fuchsia planes travelers grew to hate will be hitting runways again next month.
International Fantastic Film Festival
Oct. 3-13 in Sitges, Spain
The September edition of the What’s Up magazine is available now!
Not everyone loves beer and for wine lovers, there is the Dürkheimer Wurstmarkt in Bad Dürkheim. If you speak even the slightest bit of German, you’re probably thinking ‘wine’ is a typo and really I meant sausage.
The world’s largest DoD bazaar is returning to Ramstein Air Base from September 12 ­to 15.  This year, the bazaar will host more than 120 merchandise vendors setting up shop in two hangars and a giant tent.
The American Forces Network (AFN) is providing live service academy football to the overseas military audience on radio as well as TV this weekend.
Loud, pulsating drumbeats, bawdy cheering and plenty of water shenanigans will ensue Saturday, Sept. 7 along the scenic riverbanks in the historic center of Cambridge.
Amsterdam has become a staple of the Netherlands. With its rich history like the Anne Frank house, it’s picturesque views of canals, its call to the outdoors with biking lanes everywhere or it’s partying atmosphere, Amsterdam has found a niche for all ages.