Šumava: The last wilderness

Šumava: The last wilderness

Chris and me visit the natural paradise Šumava in the Czech Republic at least once a year. It takes about three hours from Munich to get there. Why are we nevertheless drawn back again and again? Natural beauty in any season On our way to the Šumava we always cross parts of the Bavarian Forest. …

Cadolzburg – Jewel in Franconia / Germany

Cadolzburg – Jewel in Franconia / Germany

The Bavarian Palace Administration and Kultur Museum Talk  invited us to a social walk at the Cadolzburg Castle, called #hohenzollernwalk (named after one of the most important dynasties of German high nobility). Chris, our soft puppy “The Lovely Dog” and me were very delighted to discover a new place, which turned out to be a hidden treasure. “German …

Deeper Munich: Slow Life in Altperlach

Deeper Munich: Slow Life in Altperlach

The motto of the blog parade “Journey in front of the door” of 1 THING TO DO, is something I can truly identify with. Why do I love to “travel” in my Munich district Altperlach? What I would like to tell you about my city district I will start with a description of the “destination” right in front …

2016: A wonderful year and some travel tips

2016: A wonderful year and some travel tips

Some days have passed already since the beginning of 2017. Nevertheless I feel a strong desire to write a summary about this beautiful travel year 2016. Which were the highlights? 2016: A litte bit of statistics Initially some figures regarding the passed year, because it’s fun. Countries I’ve visited: 14 New counries: 7 (Laos, Südkorea, Zypern, Malta, Portugal, …

Deeper Munich: Discoveries in Schleissheim

Deeper Munich: Discoveries in Schleissheim

The Schleissheim Palace (Schloss Schleissheim) is often overlooked by tourists and Munich residents alike. This is a pity, because the value of works of art and aesthetic enjoyment here can not be judged highly enough. I am the same ingnorant. Although I’m from Munich and I’m continuously discovering my city deeper, I visited Schleissheim last in my childhood. …