German Christmas Markets: Hannover

German Christmas Markets: Hannover

German Christmas markets seem to be the most quintessential European Christmas tradition. With glühwein, potato cakes, crafts, music, and other treats, it just feels like everyone should spend some time around Christmas wandering the well-decorated stalls somewhere in Germany....
Video: German Christmas Markets in Hannover

Video: German Christmas Markets in Hannover

When you think of traveling and Christmas, you might think of German Christmas markets! We certainly do. Now that we live in Amsterdam, we try to take advantage of the wonderful proximity to Germany...especially during the holiday season....
Turn on the Lights

Turn on the Lights

Acrobats, lights, fire, and funny characters surround those in Dam Square who are there to experience Turn on the Lights. It’s just another fun event that makes Amsterdam--even when it’s cold--definitely worth visiting. In the cold and with...
Sicily – A Peek At Giardini Naxos

Sicily – A Peek At Giardini Naxos

Sicily is special to us. It’s where Sean’s family is from--but a few generations back. So, we have a lot to explore and a lot to learn. This is just the beginning! Today we’re giving you a peek...
Beautiful Bruges

Beautiful Bruges

Getting lost through the streets of Bruges is a treat. While there are well-known landmarks, the joy comes from exploring...and eating chocolate! Did you catch the Godiva store in that picture? hehehe Take your time here and wander....