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Fashion Alert

Fashion Alert! While recently walking down the cobbled streets of the medieval town center of Kitzbühel, Austria, I came across a fashion photo shoot. A small crowd had gathered around the model and she didn’t seem to notice that I … Continue reading

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Austria’s Lake District, Sound Of Music Country

Austria’s Lake District is familiar to many people even if they have never traveled to Austria. The beautiful green pastures, hills and mountains in the opening scenes of the movie “The Sound of Music” were all filmed in the Salzkammergut, as … Continue reading

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Tirol, Spectacular Alpine Scenery

The Austrian state of Tirol, with its breathtaking mountain views, picture perfect towns and villages, and clean mountain air, is often referred to as “the heart of the Alps.” Whether you want to hike high mountain pastures in the summer … Continue reading

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The Zugspitze, One Mountain…Two Countries

The Zugspitze, One Mountain…Two Countries. The famous Zugspitze is the highest mountain peak in Germany at a height of 9718 feet (2962 meters). Did you know that the mountain is actually shared by Germany and Austria with the border for … Continue reading

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Bavaria Will Steal Your Heart

Bavaria Will Steal Your Heart with its picture perfect scenery, romantic castles, baroque churches, friendly people and delicious food. Of all the wonderful areas that you can visit in Germany, I believe that the state of Bavaria has to be … Continue reading

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The Black Forest, The Land Of Fairy Tales

The Black Forest, The Land Of Fairy Tales, might be thought of as a menacing place of witches and wolves because we grew up with stories of Hansel & Gretel and Little Red Riding Hood. Actually the Schwarzwald, as it … Continue reading

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Castles, Spas & Michelin Stars

Charming landscapes, beautiful medieval villages with half-timbered buildings and castles perched high on hilltops. Lovely hotels with an interesting blend of old and new, wonderful spas and delicious meals in star rated restaurants. Castles, Spas and Michelin Stars, if that … Continue reading

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Planning A Trip To Europe

Planning A Trip To Europe can be exciting but also a little nerve racking at times. The more prepared you are before leaving on your dream trip, the better your experience will be once you have arrived. My husband and I are … Continue reading

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Idyllic Summer At The Lake

An Idyllic Summer At The Lake is all about enjoying nature’s beauty. There is a rocky shoreline, lined with tall majestic pines, and mountains in the far distance. You can hear the muffled sounds of gentle waves on the sandy beach … Continue reading

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A Step Back In Time

Take A Step Back In Time with me and let me show you parts of my historic New England town. I’m sure you have all heard stories about a little red school house but have you ever seen one? I … Continue reading

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