A Walk Along Rothenburg’s Medieval Fortress Wall

Rothenburg Wall

The Rothenburg Wall Provides a Vantage Point From Which to See the Town: It was wet and dreary when we arrived in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, but luckily for us, surrounding this medieval town is a fortress wall with a covered walkway. Rothenburg was a fortified city and its very well preserved 14th century city […]

Jakobskirche – Rothenburg’s Main Lutheran Church

St Jakobskirche

Jakobskirche or St Jakobs Kirche is Rothenburg’s Historical Lutheran Church: There are several churches in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, but the one that dominates is Jakobskirche or St Jakobs Church, the city’s main church.  Jakobskirche is a historic Lutheran church, built in the High-Gothic style and the church is famous for its high altar and […]

Schneeballen – Snowballs from Rothenburg

Schneeballen from Rothenburg

Schneeballen or Snowballs Have Been a Rothenburg Tradition Since the Middle Ages: While running around Rothenburg taking snaps, I was stopped in by tracks by snowballs. No, it wasn’t winter and neither was there a freak snowstorm, but the snowballs that caused me to stop were the neat rows of delicious-looking Schneeballen, a Rothenburg speciality. […]

Französischer Dom – The French Cathedral in Berlin

Französische Friedrichstadtkirche

Französischer Dom or Französische Friedrichstadtkirche is a French Cathedral in Berlin:   Französischer Dom or Französische Friedrichstadtkirche is a French cathedral located on the Gendarmenmarkt in the historic heart of Berlin. This French Calvinist cathedral stands opposite the Deutscher Dom (German Cathedral), and forming a triangle with these two cathedrals is the Konzerthaus Berlin, the […]

Berliner Dom – The Largest of Berlin Churches

Berlin Cathedral

Berliner Dom – A Protestant Berlin Cathedral:   Berliner Dom is located on the north side of Museum Island and is the largest of the Berlin churches. As we stroll along Unter den Linden towards the River Spree we can already see its unmistakable mighty dome peaking above the treeline. But the awesome size of […]

Perlen der Klassik or Pearls of Classic in Berlin

Köpenick Castle

Perlen der Klassik – A Concert Series in Magnificent Venues: Perlen der Klassik is a series of classical concerts that has been held in palaces and historic venues around Berlin, Brandenburg and Bavaria since 1999. Berlin Perlen der Klassik The Berlin festival is held at spectacular venues like the Orangery of Schloss Glienicke, Schloss Köpenick, […]

Ingolstadt Village – Ingolstadt Shopping Village

Ingoldstadt Village, Germany

Ingolstadt Village is a Designer Shopping Outlet in Audi city: Ingolstadt Village is the second of Chic Outlet Shopping’s German designer discount outlets.  This designer outlet is a convenient location for savvy shopper’s living between Munich and Nuremberg.  There are 100 luxury outlet boutiques here with prices discounted by up to 60%. If you need […]

Baden Asparagus Route

Baden Asparagus

The Baden Asparagus Route Covers 136 Kilometres of Asparagus Producing Country: With spring comes asparagus, nicknamed “spears of spring air” by some in Germany. The Baden region is well-known for its fine asparagus and for lovers of this vegetable, the Baden Asparagus Route covers almost 136 kilometres of fine asparagus-producing country. A Royal Vegetable As […]