The catchphrases for this trip were “Thank God there’s whiskey!” and “Damn Tour.” Out of the many trips we’ve taken since living in Germany, this road trip has been the most complex, historical, and emotionally moving. We covered historical sites ranging from Joan of Arc to WWII while traveling through France, […]

Road Trip to WWII Normandy, France

My obsession with the Alsace region is no secret. It’s filled with quaint villages, unique delicacies, and some of the best white wine in France. Colmar is a small medieval town south of Strasbourg boasting the typical, yet charming, half-timbered houses, winding cobbled streets, and little courtyards speckled throughout the town. […]

Colmar and Soufflenheim, France

Since living in Germany we have made the trek to Strasbourg a few times. It’s an old, beautiful city nestled between waterways and a mix of gothic and medieval architecture. Strasbourg is also capital of the Alsace region which is home to my favorite white wine, Pino Gris. Besides the […]

Strasbourg, France: Christmas Market

January 2013 This was our first ski trip after moving to Germany. We hadn’t even been in the country for two weeks before we signed on for this group trip. The jet lag had started to level out and I was ready to tackle my life long dream of skiing the alps. […]

Portes du Soleil