Yearly Archives: 2013


München Christmas markets tour – Christkindlmarkt

We continue today our Chritmas market tour with Christkindlmarkt, situated in the center of the city at Marienplatz. This is the oldest and most famous Christmas Market from München. As you can see from the pictures Christkindlmarkt is extremely crowded, especially on weekends. On our way to Marienplatz This is probably because of the location […]

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München Christmas markets tour – Weihnachtsdorf der Residenz

We continue today our tour of the Christmas markets from München with Weihnachtsdorf der Residenz . This market is also located near the subway exit from Odensplatz, but inside the yard of the Residenz Museum. This market is smaller than Mittelalter Weihnachtsmarkt and somehow more Christmas oriented. Here we found many Christmas decorations , market […]


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München Christmas markets tour- Mittelalter Weihnachtsmarkt

Every year around this time of December München hosts the traditional Christmas markets or as the locals call them “Weihnachtsmärkte”. Those of you who visited Vienna for Christmas will find a resemblance between the markets from München and those from Austria. In München the Christmas markets start at the end of November. Even though they […]


Germknödel – one of the best winter desserts 1

Germknödel is another delicious dessert that i’ve had the pleasure of trying in Bavaria.  This type of food is mostly served during the ski season as a dessert and in some places as main course. Germknödel-best winter dessert Spitzingsee-Germany We ate Germknödel at a small restaurant near Spitzingsee at the beginning of Oktober, so the […]

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Travel to the Alps – one day at the Eagle’s Nest Germany(second part) 2

In the tunnel you have to stand in line and you might need a jacket.  At the end of the tunnel is an elevator that you have to take to reach the Eagle’s Nest. After waiting around 15 minutes in the tunnel we finally reached the Eagles Nest. On a good day from here you […]


The Neuschwanstein Castle in the summer – second part 1

From the ticket area located in Hohenschwangau Village you have two options : take the bus or walk . Both options are relatively ok. The bus costs under 2 euro , but  you have to wait for it and it’s very crowded. Everyone wanted to take the bus, because they thought the road to the […]

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Neuschwanstein Castle-Useful information

For your visit at Neuschwanstein Castle the season is not important. The castle looks mesmerizing every time you see it. The ticket price for visiting the inside of the castle – around 12 euro /person . You have to buy the ticket before you set off to the castle from the Ticketcenter Hohenschwangau (situated on […]


The Neuschwanstein Castle in the summer- first part 1

We visited the famous Neuschwanstein Castle 2 times so far, but I guess we won’t stop here because every time our family or friends come to Germany they want to see this place. So wesee it again and again; not that I’m complaining about that, because I like a lot this particular area of Germany. […]

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Easy pumpkin pie recipe for kids

Because in one of our  German trips i’ve  found pumpkins, i thought of making a pumpkin pie, perfect for kids and Harry Potter fans. In many of the villages from Germany you can buy pumpkins(and many other products)from the local farmers, who place their products near the street for people to see and buy them. […]