food

“The world`s best cake” – the Norwegian national cake!

As a norwegian girl, my favorite cake in the world is of course our national cake – the so-called “best cake in the world” (“verdens beste”). Another name is Kvæfjordkake. Even though it has a strange name; when tasting it, you will know why! It really IS the best cake in the world!:-) Whenever I…… Continue reading “The world`s best cake” – the Norwegian national cake!

hotels

Sleep in a real wine barrel!

Imagine the Rhine Valley with its beautiful river, flowers and vines as far as you can see, the sound of river boats cruising through the streamy water and the smell of summer. This is Rüdesheim to me, situated in the Upper Middle Rhine Valley (UNESCO). It`s idyllic. I was there several times. Once, I took…… Continue reading Sleep in a real wine barrel!

hotels

Hilton Frankfurt Airport Hotel

I was lucky enough to spend a night at the The Hilton Frankfurt Airport Hotel, situated directly at the Frankfurt Airport (actually directly above the train station, which you do not hear at all). It was a very good night sleep:-) Have you ever heard about “The Squaire”? Above the train station at the airport…… Continue reading Hilton Frankfurt Airport Hotel

food

A colorful world of flavors

As I have gotten to know the Chilean cuisine over the last years, I have also learned to like it a lot and appreciate the mix of different flavors that I was not familiar with. Having a Chilean husband has opened the doors to this colorful world of flavors and I like to cook Chilean…… Continue reading A colorful world of flavors