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How to Take a Day Trip to the Borromean Islands

How to Take a Day Trip to the Borromean Islands

The beautiful Borromean Islands are located in the middle of Lake Maggiore, to the north of Milan in Italy. Known for their unique architecture and stunning gardens, there are three Borromean Islands: Isola Bella, Isola Pescatori (also called Isola Superiore) and...
Travel Diaries – Berchtesgaden & Hallbergmoos

Travel Diaries – Berchtesgaden & Hallbergmoos

Eurotrip 2019 On our last full day in Europe for 2019 we woke up in Saalbach-Hinterglemm in the Austrian Alps. We had terrible weather the whole time we were there, so it was so nice to see a glimpse of blue sky. We packed the car up and headed off right after...
Travel Diaries – Bled

Travel Diaries – Bled

Eurotrip 2019 Our drive into Slovenia had us arriving into Bled just as the sun was going down. We had taken the scenic route for most of the drive from Hallstatt in Austria, until going up and down hills and hairpin bends got a bit much (spectacular scenery though!)...
Travel Diaries – Salzburg

Travel Diaries – Salzburg

Eurotrip 2019 Our arrival at our hotel in Salzburg set the tone for our stay there! I had again struggled with the decision where to stay in Salzburg. Almost two years earlier we had spent an afternoon in Salzburg, exploring the city between trains. I remembered the...
Travel Diaries – Munich

Travel Diaries – Munich

Eurotrip 2019 I was looking forward to getting to Munich. Not just because I was looking forward to all the cool things there are to do in the city, but because I was also looking forward to spending four nights in the one spot. Moving every day or two is only...
Travel Diaries – Füssen

Travel Diaries – Füssen

Eurotrip 2019 We were rushing as we arrived in Füssen, Germany. We were staying at the Hotel Restaurant Alatsee, and on Mondays and Tuesdays their hotel and restaurant close at 4:30, so we had to be there by then to check in. We made it with only minutes to spare, and...
Travel Diaries – Riquewihr

Travel Diaries – Riquewihr

Eurotrip 2019 We continued on from our travels in the Black Forest into the Alsace region of France. I didn’t know a whole lot about this area. I had heard of Colmar and that was about it. When our German friends suggested we should include it as part of our...