Rugen, Germany

Island of Rugen, Germany

Part 9 of Our Winter Holiday Road Trip I’ve been sharing the story of our big, 3-week Christmas and New Year vacation over the past several weeks. Last week, I shared our Christmas-Eve visit to Dresden, Germany. We woke up a bit early on Christmas morning so that we could get one the road. We were really excited for this next part of the trip because we planned to drive all the way to the Continue Reading →

Dresden, Germany

Dresden, Germany

Part 8 of Our Winter Holiday Road Trip Yes, I did say part 8! Over the last few weeks, I’ve been sharing the story of our 3-week long Christmas & New Year’s vacation: a European road trip! Recently, I shared our stops in Bratislava, Slovakia and Prague, Czech Republic. This week, I’ll share our time visiting the Bastei Bridge and Dresden. We woke up early Christmas Eve morning in Prague to the sound of church Continue Reading →

Munich, Germany

Munich, Germany

Part 3 of Our Winter Holiday Road Trip Last time, I shared our visit to Innsbruck, Austria. Today, I’ll talk about our time in Munich, Germany. In the morning, we took the scenic route from Innsbruck to Munich. We passed some very pretty countryside all covered in snow and also two very beautiful lakes. Luckily, the roads were all very clear and easy to drive on. We arrived in Munich around lunchtime and checked into Continue Reading →

Liechtenstein & Neuschwanstein

Liechtenstein & Neuschwanstein

Part 1 of Our Winter Holiday Road Trip This year, we decided to take a long Christmas and New Year’s vacation to travel around Europe. Our vacation is a total of 3 weeks and we are visiting 10 countries! View Larger Map The first day of our journey, we departed Switzerland on Saturday afternoon after running errands that morning to make sure we had everything required to drive in the 10 countries we’d be visiting. Continue Reading →