Destinations

Salzburg Walking Tour

Salzburg City Tour

We toured Salzburg and made a video just for you. Salzburg translates to “salt fortress” and after exploring this town, you will know why. Salzburg is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital of the federal state of Salzburg. It is also a twenty minute bus ride from our apartment in Germany. From Mozart, …

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Things to do in Munich in a short visit

Things to do in Munich (in a Day and a Half)

We made a quick trip to Munich while staying in Bayerisch Gmain, Germany. Honestly, I wasn’t really excited about it. I wasn’t not excited about it, I just had no idea what to expect. Turns out is it a lovely city and there are a lot of fun things to do in Munich.

much-photographed baroque church of St. Bartholomä , Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany

Berchtesgaden National Park in Winter

One of the many highlights of our time in Bavaria was a walk in Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany in winter. We took a boat across misty Königssee lake to St. Bartholomew and hiked to the ice chapel or Eiskapelle. I have to tell you, that Berchtesgaden in winter is an amazing place.

Walking in Croatia waterfalls

Croatia’s Waterfall Parks: Plitvice Lakes National Park

Even though we’d seen some spectacular photos of Plitvice Lakes National Park (Plitvička Jezera) and its waterfalls, it surpassed all our expectations. I mean, the place is magical. I think the relative solitude we had and the mist, made everything more impressive. This is the kind of place where fairytales are imagined.

wild ice, ice skating on the Lagoon in Livingston Montana

Wild Ice Skating

In the opening to “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” Snoopy skates onto a pond and grabs the hand of a child and skates with a bunch of them in single file. He slides on the ice on his belly. The children skate in a carefree, winter wonderland, except for Charlie Brown, of course, who ends up …

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