Our Night At The Dortmunder U And Trying To Learn German

So it was our first night in Dortmund, and our hosts explained that in Germany they have a long-running detective show called ‘Tatort’, and...

Our Walking Tour Of Dortmund With Our CouchSurfing Hosts

So those of you have a misconception of this city will be pleased to know that there is more to this place than the...

Visiting The Incredible Gothic Cathedral Of Mainz

This place is awesome, I should probably go on about the history or some of its important, significant historical points but all I want...

The Best Worscht in Mainz

We were advised when staying in Zornheim that we needed to try curry worscht and the best place to do so was the aptly...

Stepping Back In Time At The Auto And Technik Museum Sinsheim

We had been to the National Train Museum back in York, England a few weeks ago and thought that was an incredible museum showcasing...

Category: Germany

Enchanted Germany Where Fairytales are Made

Ever dreamt of going where Fairy tales are made? Enchanted Castles hidden in the forest sound appealing? Well take a trip to Germany’s Moselle Valley and go off the beaten track to some of the most picturesque places in the world

Eight Things to Do in Hamburg

Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany, but strangely overlooked by tourists who prefer hip Berlin or posh Munich. Having lived in Hamburg for several years I can recommend places that are a little more off the beaten path.

Off the Beaten Track in Western Germany (Maifeld)

The beautiful area called Maifeld is home to one of the most magnificent and best preserved castles in Germany named Burg Eltz. Wonderfully located on Germanys most beautiful hiking trail 2013 and surrounded by pure nature, it appears to be a dreamlike fairy-tale castle.

Our First Jazz Concert… In A Church!

Just what exactly comes to mind when you think of a jazz concert? Well, my impression is, a dark artistic style basement with low lighting,...

The Wonderful Food We Ate In Germany

We were so lucky in Germany to have three different hosts all feeding us the most delightful food below, on an, of course, we...

Its All About German Carnivals Before Lent!

To be very straight with you, neither me or Lee had any clue about German car-na-val (I think that's how it's pounced.) We wrote to...

The Impressively Named Hochwildscutzpark

It was about time for us to see some cute fluffy things, hehe. Hey, so it's been at least a month since we shared...

The Wonderful Dramstad Art Nouveau Museum

I've probably been an Art Nouveau fangirl since my first art lesson at school, it’s been a part of my love of art and...

A Very Picturesque Drive Up The River Rhine

So we had an afternoon free and to be honest, the weather was pretty shocking, cold, drizzly rain, so we decided to go for...

Our Own Private Church Organ Concert

We had the opportunity of being hosted in Crumstadt which is the southernmost district of Riedstadt. Our host (the priest) lives in a house...

An Englishman, German And A Unrivalled German Football Experience

When you think of German football, you think of Bayern Munchen and Borussia Dortmund as the teams to look out for in Germany.  However,...

Spending The Afternoon At The Film Museum In Frankfurt

It was something both me and Tina love, films!  Anything from the latest blockbuster through to indie films that would be more fitting in...

Stepping Back In Time At The Auto And Technik Museum Sinsheim

We had been to the National Train Museum back in York, England a few weeks ago and thought that was an incredible museum showcasing...

The Best Worscht in Mainz

We were advised when staying in Zornheim that we needed to try curry worscht and the best place to do so was the aptly...

Visiting The Incredible Gothic Cathedral Of Mainz

This place is awesome, I should probably go on about the history or some of its important, significant historical points but all I want...

Our Walking Tour Of Dortmund With Our CouchSurfing Hosts

So those of you have a misconception of this city will be pleased to know that there is more to this place than the...

Our Night At The Dortmunder U And Trying To Learn German

So it was our first night in Dortmund, and our hosts explained that in Germany they have a long-running detective show called ‘Tatort’, and...