hotels

I like it sweet & cozy!

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!

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The perfect summer drink!

I sat on my balcony on a warm and peaceful summer evening with one of my favorite drinks in the glass. Then I thought, this needs to be shared with you guys! Let me introduce you to the HUGO (picture taken at Lino’s bar in Heidelberg, Germany, I don’t always make them myself😊 and they make a…… Continue reading The perfect summer drink!

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The Rheinstein Castle – a “Rhine” beauty!

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!

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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!

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

Travel

My Barcelona adventure

It was the mussels. They were perfect. I just love the feeling of sitting in a restaurant, being hungry, seeing the waiter arrive with the food, trying it – and then – feeling immediately that it is one of the best things you ever tasted. If this is accompanied with a delicious Rioja, I can…… Continue reading My Barcelona adventure

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6 good reasons to visit 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!