Our second say in Bruges started the only way your day should start in Belgium….with a chocolate fountain for breakfast. Not only did they have the usual savory cheeses, crisp breads, and cold cuts all European hotels have. But they offered eggs made to order, fresh coffee and sweet juices, dried fruits, yogurts…k I am… Read More Bruges – Sweet Chocolate Fountains and Charming Brick Buildings
After exploring the fortress that is Luxembourg City we hoped on a train and headed to Brudges Belgium. However, this was no easy trip. This required us to wait an hour for a train that never came. Dont worry. We eventually got on a train that took us to Bruges. It just took ALL DAY.… Read More Bruges – Not a f***ing s***-hole
M is on spring break! So we packed our bags and headed north to Luxembourg. This will be my first time to the little country. While M visited Luxembourg City a little over a year ago. First off, the city is gorgeous. When M’s grandfather came to Europe during WW2 he said Luxembourg was the… Read More Luxembourg – Bridges, walls, and coffee
We woke up early and got breakfast from our hotel, then went next door for Starbucks. #ohsoAmerican M found a great tour that would help us see quit a bit of Zurich, some nearby towns, and Liechtenstein. It worried us a bit at first because only 1 other person showed up for the tour and… Read More Switzerland Day 2 – Tour of Zurich, Alps, and Liechtenstein
It was the weekend before Valentines Day and M surprised me with a trip to Zurich Switzerland! We have both been to Switzerland but this was our first time to Zurich. It was also a chance for us to reach our goal of visiting every country in Europe and cross off Liechtenstein. From Strasbourg we… Read More Switzerland Day 1 – Irish Roman Spa Ritual
M and I are friends with a couple here in Strasbourg and the four of us have been talking about going to Neuschwanstein Castle for a while. We finally were able to do it and our day started at a brisk 6:00AM. Our friends picked us up in their car and drove us 4… Read More Neuschwanstein Castle – Sounds very German….
The last day of this long trip and we were very ready to head home. We packed our bags, checked out, and spent a couple hours wondering Lisbon until we had to leave for the airport. We picked up some postcards, a cookbook, and sat by the water while we enjoyed normal weather. We got approached… Read More Lisbon Day 2 – Weed & Travel Day