Edenkoben, one of many charming villages along the German Wine Route, is home to the former summer residence of Bavarian kings, a chairlift up the Rietburg mountain and a remarkable garden re-established where Cistercian sisters once tended beautiful gardens.
Situated in the Mediterranean, there is a gem. Though this beauty may be known for its vivacious atmosphere, the towns, locals, food and beaches are what make this island one worth coming back to. We’re talking about Ibiza, the “Isla Blanca” (white island) of the Balearic Sea.
Whenever we get visitors, I’m proud to show them around the handsome wine village I now call home. First mentioned in a document dating back to 765, my adopted town has more than its fair share of landmarks and history.
Good things take time. Italy’s Lago di Garda, the country’s largest lake, and a stunner at that, was formed 1.5 million years ago, and the basin that holds it is the result of geological events that took place over the course of 200 million years.
Just a two-hour drive from Frankfurt or Nuremberg, or a half-hour’s ride from Würzburg, the regal spa town of Bad Kissingen beckons with splendid scenery, a rich history peopled with famed personalities and healing mineral waters.
For a tiny piece of land parked off the southern coast of England, the Isle of Wight is jam-packed with Victorian charm and history, ancient artifacts and abandoned and haunted buildings, and it is home to an epic music festival every year.
What do the words Donau, Dunaj, Duna, Dunav, Danubio and Tuna have in common? They are all proper nouns describing the same thing in different languages: the awe-inspiring Danube River, source of artistic inspiration and countless legends.
As England slowly emerges from its lockdown, we can once again travel freely throughout the country. It’s time to stretch out those travel legs and discover the fascinating landscapes our host country has to offer.
Established 100 years ago, Northern Ireland is a small but formidable country. Surrounded by emerald-green hills and miles of jagged coastline, this nation is full of mythical legends and uncompromisingly beautiful landscapes.
For many people, the city of Barcelona is a top priority when it comes to making a travel bucket list. Here is the good news. Whether you have a full week or only 48 hours, you can experience both the must-sees of this Catalan city, and slow down to understand what makes Barcelona so special.
As spring unfurls its vibrant colors and transitions into the warmer summer months, the country is brimming with outdoor adventures. Situated 30 minutes south of Spangdahlem and an hour north of Kaiserslautern along the old Roman wine route is Triolago.
For a while, it did appear that with the coming of spring, lockdown measures might be eased a bit, and we could once again dream of exploring the world outside our windows. Sadly, that happy day when we can hop across borders at the drop of a hat still seems unknown.
By this point in time, most lovers of the great outdoors are familiar with the term “glamping.” The word, a mashup of glamour and camping, might conjure up images of a spacious tent furnished with wooly rugs, rustic wooden floors and a potbelly stove for taking the chill off cool evenings.