Category: Germany

European Family Road trip itinerary

European family road trip itinerary

 A 24 night trip through Germany, France and Switzerland Our 25 day family road trip took us through Germany’s Black Forest region, through southern France and the Swiss Alps. Hiring a 9 seater van from Munich airport, we spent just under 4 weeks exploring. Below I have given a brief outline of our itinerary, with

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Germany – 20 things to know before you visit

visit Germany

There are such a wide range of experiences to enjoy when you visit Germany.  Quaint villages to explore, culture to experience, history to discover and good food and wine to sample.  There are a few things we have learned on our travels that may save you time, money and make your trip more enjoyable the

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Buchheim Museum of Phantasy

Buchheim Museum

From the quirky and unusual to the downright zany, the Buchheim Museum was no ordinary art collection.  The external sculptures set the scene for fun, humour and imagination which lies within. Wooden giraffe sculptures from whole tree trunks. A rusty vehicle encased in octopus tentacles fashioned from motor parts. Tightrope walkers sculptured from recycled metal

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Munich – Beer, BMWs and….surfing?

Munich travel

Beer Halls are one of the big things you associate with travelling to Munich.  However, there is more to Munich than just beer. We discovered beautiful Gothic buildings, iconic cars and surfing during our afternoon tour of Munich. When we arrived in Munich our hosts took us for lunch at a beer hall as the

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