Lake constance boat Nadjas Germany

Try something different – swap your hotel room for a stay on a boat

Lake Constance – Germany’s Riviera   Despite having travelled extensively around Germany, we had never been to Lake Constance. The area isn’t called Germany’s Riviera for nothing! With its stunning scenery and mild climate, there really is nothing not to like! When we planned holiday, we wanted to include something a little bit different. We […]

Düsseldorf Unterbilk Nadja shopping Lorettostraße Balooz Spring 2017 Germany

Düsseldorf – my shopping trip in Unterbilk

Düsseldorf’s hidden gems As well as the well-known areas of Düsseldorf, I wanted to discover some of the up and coming trendy areas. So, in spring last year (2017) I spent the day wandering through Unterbilk, visiting the many independent shops and cafés. Unterbilk is close to the Rhine Tower and be  easily reached by […]

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I love Düsseldorf

North Rhine-Westphalia – or rather a village close to Düsseldorf and conveniently near to Düsseldorf Airport used to be my home. People from the area along the River Rhine are cheerful and optimist by nature and I would certainly describe myself as a glass half full kind of girl – most of the time! Easy […]

Nadja walking in the Black Forest

Fun in the Black Forest – explore Glottertal Valley

As you might already know, we as a family love travelling around Germany. Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely love the UK’s stunning countryside and I’ve already been to many beautiful places since I’ve been living here. However, it’s often true that we never get around to visiting the interesting places right on our doorsteps. […]