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 …

German Christmas: The many delights of Nuremberg

German Christmas: The many delights of Nuremberg

It’s Christmas season and there are such bad snow conditions in Central Europe that even famous skiing resorts need artificial snow now. With or without snow – Christmas Markets are always a pleasure. During December and before Christmas, when I usally go to the tropics, exploring new Christmas markets is one of my favorite pastimes on Weekends. Yesterday I finally made it …

Favorite places in the World

Favorite places in the World

Lately I’ve been asked which places in the world I like most after all this travel. I think you cannot compare an idyllic beach with a megacity. You also cannot compare a modern megacity with a historic small town. So the answer will require some clustering. Here we go: Favorite Big City: Kuala Lumpur I …