The Swabian region in Germany is home to the northern Black Forest, where the Grimm Brothers’ dark but fantastical stories find a perfect setting, and one can easily imagine giants and magical creatures roaming throughout. The landscape is dotted with quiet little villages that seem caught in time. Streets are not paved in asphalt but(…)
This summer, a friend of mine gave me the opportunity to join them in Munich and attend Oktoberfest. I didn’t flinch once before I booked my flight to Germany for a week, thinking that I would just be attending a larger and more international version of the German festival in my American hometown. I envisioned(…)
Summer’s almost over, but there’s still time to get out there and experience the world! Try something different this time – any of these destinations are full of myth and magic just waiting for you to dive in.
After several trip to Germany since I was a kid there was always this part of me left intrigued by the wonders of this country. Through years I watched it change its core, bits by bits growing to be this eclectic giant of masterminds and their deeds, preserving carefully every remnant over the course of(…)