This spring, my friend Candy took me on another day trip around Rome to Bomarzo, Italy, and the Garden of Monsters, Sacro Bosco. (The Sacred Wood) This Italian village in Lazio is at the foot of Mount Cimino and is a wonderful day trip from Rome if you are on your way to Perugia, Tuscany,Continue reading “Garden Of Monsters – Day trip from Rome”
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My Favorite Faschings!
It’s Fastnacht/Fasching/Fastnet season! Time for crazy costumes, great parades, yummy food and lots of fun ~ Wanna find out more? Join the Swabians in celebrating this ancient tradition now celebrated all over Europe!
French Christmas markets in the Alsace
From Straßbourg to Prague to Krakow – you can find a Christmas market or Christkindlemarkt in about every town in Europe now. In the Alsace, they bring tradition, finesse and fun ~ here’s why they are on my Christmas “must-do” list!
Berchtesgaden – beyond Garmisch
We stumbled upon Berchtesgaden over twenty years ago on a family vacation as we were heading to Garmisch. Recently, I have had the pleasure of making Berchtesgaden a pit-stop on the way to Slovenia, twice!
I’ve heard all the chatter, I’ve read all the blogs, now it was time for me to discover for myself. This land of green in every shade, the warmth of its people and their amazing history will forever be etched in my heart.