Dear followers! So many things have happened over the past year, I don`t even know where to start. Covid19 changed our lives in a dramatic way and we had to adapt to the situation in the best way we could. Travel suddely became a distant memory, a forbidden fruit. Luckily, this is about to change… Continue reading BIG NEWS (and getting personal)!
Recently, due to certain life-changing experiences, I`ve started thinking about how to make my every-day life as spectacular as possible. I want to enjoy every single day! This doesn`t mean doing something "wow" all the time, it means enjoying every day as much as possible, also the small and simple things. BUT it also means… Continue reading Mini Vacation at the Lindner Hotel & Spa Binshof
This summer, one of my dreams finally came true. A "check" on my bucket list! To see the slideshow and find out what it was, push play: Dare to make your dreams come true, the journey starts with a single step! - Charlotte - Thank you, Feet Do Travel, for letting me share!
Arriving at the Schlosshotel Kronberg, a 5-star superior castle hotel 15 minutes from Frankfurt, I felt breath-taken before even entering the hotel lobby. What an impressive building! The castle (and golf resort) stands out in the green surroundings like a true landmark and something truly unique. Ok, I'm already using grand words and we didn't… Continue reading The Kronberg Castle Hotel – feeling like a queen!
I just got back from a nice weekend in Rüdesheim in the Rheingau area and I want to share this little gem of a hotel where I stayed. It's cozy, traditonal and sweet, the food is amazing and the best of all, the owner, Ralf Nägler, produces my favorite white wine ever. Of course it's… Continue reading I like it sweet & cozy!
The Rhine Valley in Germany is famous for all its castles and good wine. Let me show you one of my favorites! Like a little gemstone in the middle of the Rhine Valley I discovered the beautiful Rheinstein Castle. It has soul! It`s a steep walk up (but very short) to the castle after arriving… Continue reading The Rheinstein Castle – a “Rhine” beauty!
This hotel really just made me want to stay in my room for as long as absolutely possible! Such elegant, modern and yet cozy surroundings made me want to linger. Which hotel am I talking about? The Jumeirah Frankfurt I admire the Jumeirah hotels and I have (unfortunately) slept in only one of them myself;… Continue reading Let me stay forever!
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!
The Christmas markets in Germany are famous and wonderful. Every little town and big city has one and all the markets have their own special personality. So has the one in Heidelberg - the well-known student city situated in southwest Germany with its castle and the river Neckar running through it. One of the most… Continue reading Christmas Market Magic in Heidelberg, Germany
I have to be honest - I totally underestimated Germany as a travel destination. My apologies, Germany! There are so many wonderful destinations in this country, and I get one surprise after the other traveling around here. I want to present my 6 favorite reasons to visit Germany - you are welcome to add your… Continue reading 6 good reasons to visit Germany!