Karneval in Köln

Karneval in Köln
I need to write about my adventures quicker, so they do not overtake me. Three weeks ago Karneval in Cologne (Köln) started. It’s one of the biggest events of the year in this city. It’s what I came to Germany for. Well, besides seeing my family and friends. And it is...

My weekly ramble

My weekly ramble
  It was a very special walk on the Sunday a couple weeks ago. A day trip through the streets of the capitol of Sweden: Stockholm. I was on my way to Germany to see my parents and to celebrate “Karneval” in Köln. I flew to Stockholm with Norwegian Airlines...

Iron Mountain

Iron Mountain
Happy New Year! It's 2016 and time for a fresh start and more blog posts, which is one of my New Year's resolutions. The best resolution I think posted my husband: Spend more time with people & things that make you happy and less with those which do not. We will...

German oddities

I'd like to share some things I photographed during my visit in Germany.  Strange, unimportant items that you start noticing when you haven't been in a place for a long time. Here is some stuff you won't probably find in the US: Ein Fachwerkhaus von 1669 - a half-timbered house...

Düsseldorf

It's been way too long since my last post. Life just got in the way and the end of the year madness was insane. But summer officially started and on Tuesday me and my two girls landed in Germany for our annual visit. Today, still suffering jet lag, we spent the...

Death Valley

I want to start sharing some of our travel experiences. Last year in Spring Break I took my girls on a road trip to Death Valley. We stranded in the middle of nowhere because the alternator of our Eurovan died on me. After a 2-night break in Ridgecrest, CA we...