Berchtesgaden With Kids: Hiking Through the Almbachklamm

After such a strenuous day hiking around the Königssee, we decided to give our tired legs a rest and take it easy.  Apparently, I define easy as one hike instead of two, one half of the day instead of the … Continue reading

Berchtesgaden With Kids: Lake Königssee

The next stop on our Berchtesgaden natural wonder tour?  The Königssee, a deep and fjord-like lake near the Austrian border. In addition to the stunning mountain backdrop and mirror-like water, the lake is touted as Germany’s cleanest.  For those who … Continue reading

Berchtesgaden With Kids: The Eagle’s Nest (Kehlsteinhaus)

We took advantage of a long, holiday weekend to go somewhere that’s been on my bucket list for many, many years – Berchtesgaden National Park.  This area of Germany is nothing short of incredible, and such beauty deserves to be … Continue reading

Turkish Family Travels: A Budget-Friendly Bosphorus Cruise

This post appears as part of our Turkish Family Travel Adventure series, chronicling a fun fall fling in the city of Istanbul. While the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque are generally the stars of the Istanbul show, let’s not forget … Continue reading

How We Found Ourselves in Love with Touristy Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Rothenburg ob der Tauber… It’s in all the guidebooks (even Rick Steeves!), often touted as the most charming city along the Romantic Road.  Anything I’ve ever read about the place has made me want to go. right. now. But, the … Continue reading

Where We’ve Been… Since 2010

Cinque Terre Seoul Brugge Florence Swiss Alps Brussels Lucca Rothenburg Antwerp San Gimignano Koenigssee Amsterdam Siena Berchtesgaden Keukenhof Pisa Zurich (Jucker Farm) Mainau Tuscan Hill Towns Jeju Island Bulgaria Milan Luxembourg Hamburg Berlin Prague Konstanz Strasbourg Karlovy Vary Basel Colmar … Continue reading