Stumberger's Hotel

Stumberger’s Hotel in Cochem, Germany

Not long ago, we happened through Cochem, Germany on our summer's trip through what we consider to be the heart of Europe. Our purpose...
Entrance to Hotel Jagdschloss Kranichstein

Staying at the Hotel Jagdschloss Kranichstein

Yeah, that's a mouthful for a hotel name. We stayed at the Hotel Jagschloss Kranichstein for just a night on our way to Cochem...
Rock of Gibraltar

Gibraltar for a Day

Not long ago, we visited the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar for a day. As many of you will know, Gibraltar is located at...
Saint George's Hall

Gibraltar – A Brief History

The Early History Gibraltar has a long and colorful history. The earliest evidence of habitation comes from two Neanderthal skulls that have been located in...
Lichtenstein Castle

Schloss Lichtenstein

On our first trip to Germany, we paid a visit to Lichtenstein Castle in southern Germany. This privately held Schloss is perched high on...

Cochem, Germany – A Gallery

When we arrived in Cochem, there were probably 1,000 bikers in town, plus a compliment of other tourists from tour companies, boat excursions, and...

Independence of the Seas

Yesterday, we boarded Royal Caribbean's Independence of the Seas in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. We're on board for a 14 day Atlantic Crossing with a...
Town square in old town, Rotherburg

Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Rothenburg over the Tauber is a medieval city in Germany, southeast of Frankfurt, and west of Nuremberg. At one time, it was the third...