Fussen, Germany // 5 Things to Do in this Charming Romantic Road Town

Fussen is a charming Bavarian town at the end (or beginning.. depending on which way you’re driving) of the Romantic Road. Just about everyone passes through here on their way to Neuschwanstein Castle, but most don’t take the time to stop and see what it’s all about. We picked Füssen as one of our overnight … Read more

Hofbrauhaus: Munich’s Most Famous Beer Hall has a Dark Past

Our trip so far has been packed with WWII sites. We’ve been to Auschwitz, The Krakow Ghetto, and Schindler’s Factory. It’s been emotionally heavy and I think Nick is ready for some lighter activities as he doesn’t quite share the same fascination with this historical period as I do. So on our first day in … Read more

Off The Beaten Path Bavarian Alps: Ohlstadt + Other Unknown Gems

We began our stay in Germany by spending a few days in Munich, and then Fussen. From there, we did as most Bavarian road-tripping tourists do and headed North to explore the Romantic Road. Before you visit a new part of the world, it’s hard to know if you’re making the right decisions for your personal travel preferences. On paper, … Read more

Bettina’s Arthouse Ohlstadt: The Cutest Airbnb in Bavaria

“Rainwater shower, fresh garden and a prerequisite for loving animals.” This was all I needed to read before immediately booking a night at Bettina’s Arthouse- a peaceful, 7 acre escape in Ohlstadt, Germany (only 40 minutes from Munich). Cottages Bettina has several simple “cottages” on her property that she rents out to guests year round. … Read more

Rothenburg ob der Tauber: A Guide to Germany’s Most Photogenic Town

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Rothenburg ob der Tauber is Germany’s best preserved walled town and one of the top highlights along the popular tourist route, the Romantic Road. The picturesque medieval village receives over 2.5 million visitors a year and it was by far one of our favorite stops during our 4 days exploring Germany’s Romantic Road. Keep reading … Read more