Category: Germany

Scenes from Goslar, Germany at Christmas

Over the last year of staying in the USA I’ve tried to make the most of my time at home, but “the itch” for travel never went away. I wish I could say exploring Christmas markets in Goslar, Germany for a few days was enough to satiate my hunger for travel, but the trip went by faster than a car ride on […]

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Make Your Own Gluhwein This Winter

I wasn’t able to make it to Europe this December like I had hoped. But no big deal; there’s plenty to get done at home and in the down time there’s Gluhwein! What’s Gluhwein you ask? It’s spiced wine mixed with fruit juices like apple, orange, and cranberry. It’s served hot with an optional shot […]

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Best Places in Europe for…

Looking for new travel ideas? Here are 5 places in Europe to check out. Best places in Europe for: For going broke on $10 coffees: Moscow, Russia Кофемания (Coffeemania) in Moscow, at $10 usd a cup, boasts the most expensive coffee anywhere I’ve ever seen. Well, except for maybe the $30 cup of Kopi Luwak coffee […]

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Christmas in Munich

‘Tis the Season The holidays are my favorite time of year: the air is crisp and refreshing, snow blankets the landscape, and there is a wonderfully festive quality to all the hustle and bustle as people brave the elements and get their shopping done. And when it comes to the charms of the season, you’d be […]

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