The Perfectly Pretty Harz Town of Goslar, Germany – Travel Article

Ever found a great destination that seems exclusively popular with domestic tourists? Because that’s what I found when visiting Goslar, a charming and old-fashioned town in north-central Germany. With only a few exceptions the tourists I encountered in this devastatingly pretty place were all Germans. Which seems crazy to me as Goslar is exactly the kind of destination that tourists to Germany would want to see. In all honesty, the only reason I knew to visit Goslar was thanks to…

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Visiting Dachau Concentration Camp – LifePart2.com – Retirement Travel Article

Visiting Dachau Concentration Camp – LifePart2.com Gates at the Entrance at Dachau Concentration Camp MemorialPreface by Jonathan: During our visit to Munich we decided to visit the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial. We feel that one of the most important purposes to travel is to educate yourself and bear witness to history.Seeing places of state-sponsored genocide as the S21 Prison (formerly Chao Ponhea Yat High School) and the Killing Fields in the suburbs of Phnom Penh, Cambodia serve as a reminder…

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Matkasuunnitelmat vuodelle 2020 – Unelmista totta – Finland Travel Article

Matkasuunnitelmat vuodelle 2020 – Unelmista totta Siis voi kuulkaa toverit, kyllä elämä on ihanaa, kun sen oikein oivaltaa! Jälleen on uusi vuosi ja sen myötä uudet entistä uljaammat kujeet ja suuremmat seikkailut maailman eri kolkkiin tiedossa.Aiemmin kerroin viime vuoden ikimuistoisimmista reissukokemuksista ja kommelluksista, ja vuosi 2019 oli kyllä kaiken kaikkiaan hieno reissuvuosi. Sen lisäksi työrintamalla meni niin lujaa, että jouluun mennessä olin muistinmenetyksen ja burn outin partaalla. Senpä takia olikin entistä hienompaa päästä vaihtamaan vapaalle ja suuntaamaan Kaakkois-Aasian auringon alle…

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A visit to Alte Nationalgalerie in Berlin – Scandinavian Travel Article

A visit to Alte Nationalgalerie in Berlin One of my favorite things to do in weekends is to explore Berlin’s cultural scene. The most famous “institution” in that sector is called the Museum Island (or Museumsinsel) where beautiful museums such as Alte Nationalgalerie, Bode Museum and Pergamon Museum are towering side by side. In this post, I’m going to tell you about the first one, Alte Nationalgalerie, founded in 1861. Inside, you’ll feel the presence of history while exploring an impressive collection…

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Why Nuremberg is worth a Visit – Couples Travel Article

Why Nuremberg is worth a Visit Why Nuremberg is worth a VisitNuremberg isn’t my favorite place. It’s not my mom’s either*. I’ve always thought the city gave off a dark, gloomy vibe. That might have something to do with the dark bricks used in the building of its historic walls and towers compounded by the bad weather which always seems to coincide with our visits here. *My mom was raised in nearby Erlangen. We’ve passed through Nuremberg many times over the…

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