Taking a look at 19th century German mentality and then deciding how Berlin ranks among Germany’s great beer cities.
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Missing Oktoberfest 2019: Looking Back at 2018
Oktoberfest is here! And so is a kick in the stomach for missing it.
Beer & Hike: Eggolsheim – Hallerndorf – Buttenheim 5 Brewery Hike
Discovering what Beer Hiking is all about in possibly the best place for it, Upper Franconia.
Fünf Seidla Steig (Five Brewery Hike)
If Beer and Bike is a thing, why not Beer and Hike? Franconian Switzerland in Germany has some of the best Beer and Hike opportunities starting with the Fünf Seidla Stieg, the official Five Brewery Hike.
Beer & Bike: Romantic Rhine
Biking the Romantic Rhine, fulfilling a dream, and indulging in regional myths with a couple classic travel writers.
Drunken Masterpieces: Gemäldegalerie Berlin
Contemplating proverbs in Berlin’s Gemäldegalerie where naturally I bump into Frans Hals.
German Christmas Market Hopping Pt 4: Würzburg & Berlin
My German Christmas Market Hopping Tour concludes in Würzburg and Berlin where I confront the occasional difficulty of solo traveling.
German Christmas Market Hopping Pt 3: Rothenburg-ob-der-Tauber
Rothenburg is the ultimate Christmas Market village.
German Christmas Market Hopping Pt 2: Nuremberg
The next destination after Dresden and Leipzig is Nuremberg, where I sip glühwein behind medieval walls with Charles IV and Dürer.
German Christmas Market Hopping Pt 1: Dresden & Leipzig
Indulging in six German Christmas Markets in seven days, starting with Dresden and Leipzig.