A Day in Southern Bavaria- April 19th: Oberammergau and Schwangau (pt. 2)

Since my last post was getting to be long, I decided to cut this day into two posts. After our little self-guided tour of Oberammergau, we headed to Schwangau. Schwangau is famous for… Continue reading

A Day in Southern Bavaria- April 19th: Oberammergau and Schwangau (pt. 1)

We visited the town of the famous Oberammergau 10 year Passion Play and enjoyed some spaghettieis.

Two Days in Munich- April 17th and 18th (pt. 2): Frülingsfest

Monday, April 18th When we got back to Munich, from Dachau concentration camp,  we headed to Marienplatz again to have lunch. For those who wonder, Mairenplatz is named after the Mariensäule, a Marian… Continue reading

Two Days in Munich- April 17th and 18th: Marienplatz and Dachau

Sunday, April 17th On Sunday, we had a 9 am flight out of Heathrow to Munich. We woke up at 4 am to be sure we had enough time to get to the… Continue reading

European Vacation 2016

TWO DAYS IN LONDON- April 15th and 16th      Our son Christian had the great privilege of doing study abroad with Semester at Sea in the spring of 2016. This program is… Continue reading

7 Days in Berlin (pt. 4 of 4)

Friday, November 14th Last Day in Berlin So, for our last day, we decided to all split up. Anastasia and I wanted to go to the Museum für Film und Fersehen (Berlin’s Film… Continue reading

7 Days in Berlin (pt. 3 of 4)

Thursday, November 13th A DAY AT THE ZOO   On Thursday, we stayed in Berlin to take in more of the sites. One of my brat friends had told us that the zoo… Continue reading

7 Days in Berlin (pt. 2 of 4)

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 A DAY IN POTSDAM! On Wednesday, we decided to rent a car and take a trip to the lovely historic city of Potsdam. In looking at my past previous… Continue reading

7 Days in Berlin (pt. 1)

Monday, November 10, 2014 Today’s post is about our visit to the Allied Museum as part of our high school’s reunion. I mentioned the overall schedule for the reunion weekend in my first… Continue reading

Prelude to The 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Wall

Getting to Berlin I need to back track a bit on this post, because I wrote my first two posts out of order relative to my entire trip. I knew I needed to… Continue reading