This museum is my favorite so far. This is no surprise because the name translates to Museum of Arts and Crafts! It is a museum of fine, applied and decorative arts in Hamburg, Germany. The subject of . . .
If you are Dresden or in the area of Saxony, I highly recommend a visit to the Moritzburg Castle which was once the hunting lodge of August der Stark or August the Strong, who was the Elector of . . .
When we arrived in Branitzer Park we were first welcomed by his heir, Count Pückler, who came all the way from Hamburg to greet our group in the Willkommen in Berlin (Antiques, Palaces and Gardens). . . .
A schloss is a palace or a castle and there are many in Germany. Some are modest, yet some are grand. One of the grandest I've seen is Schloss Seehof which is in South Germany. Because it is in . . .
If you find yourself in Stuttgart, I highly recommend making a detour and visiting Metzingen Outlet City. These aren't your usual size outlet stores, because most of the brands have their own huge . . .
I had the luxury of staying at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Hamburg. Hotels in Europe are known to be small and usually have bare amenities. So I was surprised with Park Hyatt hotel. Our room was very . . .
When looking for a hotel we are always looking for the best value for money. I like staying in affordable yet clean hotels that have simple yet modern interior design. We stayed at a place that ticked . . .
A wonderful river side restaurant with delicious food, great service and amazing ambiance. If you are looking for a delicious and chic place to dine by Frankfurt's river main, I can definitely . . .
Touring around Frankfurt is a great way to get a feel for the layout and important parts of the city. Get a good tour guide that can tell you about the city's landmarks and pique your curiosity and . . .
One of the happening places in the evening in Marriott Hotel is the Champions Bar where hotel guests unwind after a day of business or pleasure. After hours get-togethers or even meetings are . . .
Frankfurt has a reputation for being an expensive city so TD and I did some research on where we could get a cheap bite and decent food. Da Cimini has the reputation for being the best pizza in town. . . .
A must try in Frankfurt is the Frankfurters' favourite drink Ebbelwoi or Apple wine. Ebbelwoi is a light tart fermented fruit wine. It is more tart and less alcoholic than it's American cousin, the . . .
The claim to fame of Frankfut Marriot is that they have Germany's highest Executive Lounge on their 43rd floor. Personally I loved going to the lounge for pre or post dinner drinks. As I mentioned, I . . .
On our first breakfast we ate in the Executive lounge which has limited breakfast options. Only because we were in a hurry and it was outside our door. However on the second and third morning, I went . . .
We stayed at the Marriott while we were in Frankfurt and as expected the rooms were lovely and I thoroughly enjoyed my stay. I love taking pictures of hotel rooms because I get so much interior design . . .
I want to write about my first time to go on a road trip in snow. I learned many things about road safety, the Autobahn and traveling in winter and I want to take note of them in case we go on a road . . .
I had a list of things to do for Frankfurt which I compiled from online research and many came from the City Guide Booklet provided in the Marriott Hotel room. This informational booklet that they . . .
A few weekends ago, I accompanied TD to Hamburg to attend a work-related event with his boss. It was a quick trip but we caught a glimpse of the beautiful city of Hamburg. Did you know that Hamburg . . .
TD's boss Mr. M, invited us to go for a day trip to Hamburg with him for a work-related event. It was going to be our first time in Hamburg and on the famous German Autobahn. Why is the German . . .