Tag: Germany

The BEST Christmas Market in Germany! Thurn and Taxis Palace Christmas Market, Regensburg.

Ok, so it’s currently September… I live in Alabama and no chill has hit the air yet. Still melting in the great outdoors with Hurricane Sally knocking on the door… but I can’t help thinking about Christmas. Is it too early to put up… Continue Reading “The BEST Christmas Market in Germany! Thurn and Taxis Palace Christmas Market, Regensburg.”

Weiskirche, The Pilgrimage Church of the Scourged Savior and the best donut cafe in Bavaria.

We stopped at this church on our way to Neuschwanstein castle and it’s so pretty I felt it needed its own post. Weiskirche is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, designated as such in 1984 and underwent extensive restoration shortly after. Interesting story of how… Continue Reading “Weiskirche, The Pilgrimage Church of the Scourged Savior and the best donut cafe in Bavaria.”

Königssee, Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany

Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany and the Partnachklamm Gorge.

Our first experience in the Alps. We had three nights in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, it was not long enough. As a military spouse I felt I needed to give a nod to the Edelweiss Resort on post as I have visited the other three resorts. However,… Continue Reading “Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany and the Partnachklamm Gorge.”

Christmas Markets in Germany

We all hear about how great they are right? Are they? Here’s a little of what to expect from my first time experience with Christmas Markets in Germany. They are much like your local small town festival, lots of food, crafts, performances and crowds.… Continue Reading “Christmas Markets in Germany”