I’ll be exploring the west coast of Finland and can’t wait to visit Vaasa, Björköby, Kalajoki and Liminka Bay – now I just have to figure out how to pronounce them!
Latest Travel Adventures:
One of the biggest advantages of houseboating along the Mayenne River in France is that you don’t need a driver’s licence. Here’s what else you need to know:
The hike to Bachalpsee and the Faulhorn located in the Jungfrau region of Switzerland has it all. Mountain Lake? Check. Glaciers? Check. Majestic peaks? Check! Wildflowers? Check!
A photojourney of housboating the Mayenne from Daon to Laval and back.
Find out how to really discover Italy with these tips by Agata Mleckzo, who considers it to be her second home.
A photojourney of mountain wildflowers seen while hiking to Lake Bachalpsee and the Faulhorn in the Jungfrau region of Switzerland.
Castles in Germany
Linderhof Castle is one of crazy King Ludwig II’s castles in Bavaria. . It’s the smallest but also the only one that’s finished. What it lacks for in size it makes up for in opulence.
Not only is Burghausen Castle is the longest castle in Europe, it’s also an exceptional example of a medieval fortification. Truly worth a visit.
Saying that Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany’s most famous castle and one of the most popular in all of Europe is a bold statement, that will probably get me into trouble, but it’s true.
Prien am Chiemsee is a great get away close to Munich for castles, cycling, climbing and more.
There are an incredible 25,000 castles in Germany! Here are a few of my favorite castles in in Southern Germany:
Schloss Ludwigsburg is my favorite castle tour in Germany as it gives you insights into what life in a castle was really like, and how royalty behaved behind closed doors.