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Another Black Forest Walk

Saturday was sunny and hot – felt like summer. It was much cooler in the shade offered by the trees. We saw some trails we haven’t explored yet, but given time constraints, those will have to wait for another day.


Freiburg im Breisgau/Germany

Founded in the 11th century, a castle built on the so called “Schlo├čberg” was the town’s foundation as we know it. The fruitful collaboration of market rights, a favourable location and profitable silver mines in the Black Forrest have transported Freiburg successfully through the centuries and regardless of how many times I have been there, it never is ┬áloosing any of its charm. 459 more words


The Black Forest/Germany

Spending time with the extended family in Europe is like juggling too many balls at once – at least a couple will be dropped, roll away or could even get lost under an old cupboard that can’t be shifted… 420 more words


New Video: Chasing spirits in Germany's Black Forest

When most of us hear the word “schnaps,” we think of those artificially sweetened liqueurs designed for folks who think they like to drink, but really don’t. 146 more words