My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
Museum Insel Hombroich This was another beautiful day of my summer 2016 in Germany. I went there with my younger daughter and my sister. We had a wonderful time walking the grounds of the Museum Insel Hombroich even though it was a rainy day and we got pretty wet at the...

My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
A night and a day in the city It's always worth to drive to San Francisco, even on a Friday afternoon when you'll most likely hit bad traffic. I went with my three very good German friends and we had a wonderful time - 24 hours without kids, just for ourselves....

My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
Anne & Mark's Art Party 2016 Yesterday my husband and I went to the Opening Gala of this incredible event here in San Jose. It was the first time we went and I'm so happy we did. In this valley we live in - renowned for its creativity - it's...

My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
Berlin - I love you I went to Berlin end of July with three girlfriends. These were probably the best four days of my entire stay in Germany. And not only because I could do two of my favorite things in the world: traveling and spending time with the ones I...

My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
Glass Beach, Fort Bragg The second last stop on our road trip in June was this famous beach in Northern California. According to Wikipedia, Glass Beach is part of the Mac Kerricher State Park, but apparently it is also part of the Noyo Headlands Park . Anyway, it is a great...

My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
Fern Canyon, Humboldt County My family and I visited this magical place in June while doing a road trip through Northern California and Oregon. We camped in Patricks Point State Park, about 25 miles south of the canyon and I rode my bike all the way up. It is not easy...

My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
Garfield Peak Trail, Crater Lake I can't believe that the summer is almost over. Nine weeks full of fun adventures have flown by way too fast. I've been busy visiting family and friends and have been too lazy with the blogging! Now it's time to catch up on sharing my adventures...

My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
Water towers in Mendocino We just got back from a wonderful road trip to Northern California and Oregon, which I will probably tell you more about in the next couple weeks. On our last day we checked out Glass Beach in Fort Bragg (coming soon…) and then drove down to...

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My weekly ramble
A walk along 4-mile beach I have to catch up. On Father’s Day we made a trip to Santa Cruz. First we had breakfast at “Café Brasil” on Mission Street. Its’ rated the #5 place for breakfast & brunch in the area. It’s a popular and very busy place and doesn’t take reservations....

My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
4 hours in San Francisco Yesterday I went to the city. I should do this more often. I love being in the city. I'm a city girl. I had coffee and cinnamon toast at Trouble Coffee Co.  in the Outer Sunset District. I climbed the 16th Avenue Tiled Steps that...