Bavarian Traditions on May 1st Germany

Bavarian Traditional Ceremony in Putzbrunn, Germany

Bavarian Traditional Ceremony in Putzbrunn Germany To wind up the tree raising ceremony, there is a dance around the Maibaum which is preceded by the appearance of many local traditional clubs such as the “Schuetzenverein” as well as traditional music…

Weihenstephan, a brewery which has been in operation since 1040

Breweries and Streets of Freising, Germany

As a complete contrast to yesterday, today was bright and sunny with a slight nip in the air! We took advantage of the fine spring weather and drove through Freising in Bavaria to the oldest brewery in the world, Weihenstephan,…

Formula One Race through the streets of Monte Carlo

Holiday in Monte Carlo, Monaco, Cote d’Azur, France

We decided to take another cark park on the peninsula between Monaco Ville and Holiday in Monte Carlo. Enroute we drive a portion of the road which will soon (in about 2 weeks) be used in the famous Formula One…

Old Town Prague Tourism, Czech Republic

Old Town Prague Tourism, Czech Republic

On our third day of walking the streets of Prague, we checked out the Old Town district otherwise known as Stare Mesto. This includes the Old Town Square with bustling market stalls, waiting for the quaint “Procession of Apostles’ at…

First day in Picturesque City of Prague Castle

First day in Picturesque City of Prague Castle

Prague Castle, Czech Republic Castle in PragueToday we walked a million miles – or so it felt! It was castle day! After lucking out with a park close to the castle, there were still many sights to see on the…

Monastery Melk in Austria, Europe

Monastery Melk in Austria, Europe

Today was slated for driving back to Freising, but enroute we stopped at the magnificient UNESCO World Heritage Site of Stift Melk, a monastery and boarding school situated between the cities of Vienna and Linz. The Melk Benedictine Abbey is…