Travel Bites

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Münster Market, Germany

Münster Market Having heard all about the Münster Market in Germany from my brother, I couldn't wait to experience it for myself. It was a rainy day, but that did not keep anyone away from the hustle and bustle of the market. I can see why he spends most Saturday...

Münsterland Castle Bike Tour (Münster, Germany)

Münsterland Castle Bike Tour Because we hadn't done enough biking yet around Münster, Germany, we spent the first day of our time there on a self-guided Münsterland Castle Bike Tour. We took in all of the canola fields that were beautifully in bloom, visited some of...

Münster, Germany (German Food Galore)

Münster, Germany Upon arrival to Münster, Germany, we quickly learned one thing. They take biking seriously! This city caters to bikes and bikers, and it's easy to see why it's consistently named the bike capital of Germany when you walk out of the train station and...

Burg Eltz Castle ~ Europe Trip Food Feature

Burg Eltz Castle The Burg Eltz ("burg" is German for castle, by the way), was built in the middle of a lush green forest near Cochem, Germany. It has been owned by the same family since it was built, which was over 800 years ago!  How's that for family tradition...

Cochem, Germany ~ Europe Trip Food Feature

Cochem, Germany After our whirlwind of an afternoon in Trier, we were ready for leisurely train ride along the Mosel River, to the town of Cochem, Germany. This was our first "off itinerary" stop on the trip, and it proved to be a fun night. We're glad we took the...

Trier, Germany ~ Europe Trip Food Feature

Trier, Germany Sitting along the Mosel River, Trier, Germany is said to be the oldest city in Germany, which grabbed my attention right away when we were planning where to go on our trip. When you see the sights in Trier, it's not surprising that it would carry this...

Strasbourg, France ~ Europe Trip Food Feature

Strasbourg, France is in the Alsace region, which is a part of France that was at one time part of Germany. It has flip-flopped between the two countries throughout history, and, as such, is a fusion of both German and French culture. It sits on the Rhine River, which...

Lucerne, Switzerland ~ Europe Trip Food Feature

Europe Trip Food Feature...(continued) The train ride from Interlaken to Lucerne, Switzerland, called the Golden Pass, is one of the most beautiful rides I've taken.  Stunning mountain views, quaint villages, and waterfall after waterfall escaping from the...

Lauterbrunnen Valley, Switzerland ~ Europe Trip Food Feature

Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland The Lauterbrunnen Valley is one of the most beautiful places I've ever been! (Warning: there are a lot of scenery photos in this post!) It's a quick train ride from Bern, which is where we had been before arriving here, and it's really close...

Bern, Switzerland ~ Europe Trip Food Feature

Europe Trip Food Feature...(continued) After we had spent a few days with Eric's sister and family around the Lake Geneva area of Switzerland, it was time for us to move on and do several days of traveling on our own before meeting up with my brother. This meant the...

Glacier 3000, Switzerland ~ Europe Trip Food Feature

One of the days we spent around Lake Geneva, we drove about an hour, winding our way up into the mountains, to arrive at the Glacier 3000. We rode to the top of the mountain range in the largest gondola I've ever been on. Being afraid of heights, you might think it...

Lake Geneva, Switzerland ~ Europe Trip Food Feature

Europe Trip Food Feature...continued After a long, sleepless night on the plane, we arrived in Geneva, Switzerland. My husband's sister lives near here, which is why we HAD to visit.  I had read a long time ago that one way to help lessen the effects of jet-lag,...

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