The Other Side of Prague

After spending time exploring the museums and ancient history of Prague, we wanted to try something different.  When I was looking for things to do on our trip, I stumbled across Sangria Stained Lips blog post about the Prague Alternative Tour.  It sounded like exactly what we were looking for, a look into the life…

Munich

To date, this has been of my favorite cities to visit (apologies to anyone who has been around me since I’ve gotten back and has already heard this, possibly more than once). Warm weather, sun, outdoor places to drink, an awesome park, museums and fantastic food and beer. And castles/palaces. It’s pretty hard to beat….

Palaces of Bavaria

Over the course of our four day trip to Munich, we managed to see three very impressive Bavarian palaces, while still finding time to enjoy pretzels, sausages and beer (but more about that in another post!) In city centre, the Residenz is a massive building, with walled courtyards and impressive architecture.  This building served as…

Surviving the Fringe: A First Timer’s Experience

I had no idea what we were in for when we booked our weekend in Edinburgh this year.  I’d vaguely heard of the Fringe, but mostly wanted to see the famous military tattoo, which we’d booked tickets for in January.  (This might have been overkill, but we got great seats and a lot of the…