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

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A German award for Charlotteontheroad – DANKE!

In January 2017, Charlotteontheroad.com was awarded with the German “Liebster award” (dearest award), nominated by my dear friend Marija Heller. Thank you very much for the nomination! Marija and her blog Alltagsreisen (in German) was awarded by another great German blog called Gehaichnis, credit to both of them for having awesome blogs with lots of travel…… Continue reading A German award for Charlotteontheroad – DANKE!

Travel

Northern Norway – the home of the midnight sun!

This summer, I went to the north of Norway to celebrate my daughters name day. I wanted to celebrate it in my home town, Melbu, situated in a region called Vesterålen. This is directly on the border to one of the worlds most famous island groups, the Lofoten Islands, with all its beauty. With friends…… Continue reading Northern Norway – the home of the midnight sun!

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The captivating surroundings of Denver

My trip to Denver turned out to be amazing, not so much because of the city itself (I admit not having enough time to explore it, and I still enjoyed it), but most of all because of all the great things you can see and do in the surrounding areas. The wildlife is flourishing, and…… Continue reading The captivating surroundings of Denver

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Jazz and joy in New Orleans!

Arriving at the airport in New Orleans, the first thing meeting me, is a huge statue of Louis Armstrong playing the trumpet. So I thought, hey, this can`t be anything than good. There was already music streaming from the loudspeakers – and the music was to follow me the whole week through. New Orleans -…… Continue reading Jazz and joy in New Orleans!