fall break · Italy

Our Fall Break: An Italian Adventure! (Part 2: Positano and the Amalfi Coast)

We cruised south via TrenItalia from Rome to Naples, and were greeted by the driver we had hired to drive us to the Amalfi Coast. I’m very glad we hired a driver and didn’t try this ourselves. The drive made every one of us nauseous. But it was WELL worth it. Arriving in Positano Β … Continue reading Our Fall Break: An Italian Adventure! (Part 2: Positano and the Amalfi Coast)

Alsace · Chateau Haut Koenigsbourg · Colmar · France · Kids · Road trip

A road trip through Germany and France (Part 2)

We woke up the next morning and headed out of Germany and into France. France! Sophie was so excited! This was the country she had been waiting to see. And it was gorgeous. We visited the Alsace region of France, which is rich in political history, having changed hands between Germany and France over time.… Continue reading A road trip through Germany and France (Part 2)

Black Forest · Europa Park · Germany · Road trip · Rust

A road trip through Germany and France (Part 1)

We decided we wanted to try Europa Park, which is a cool amusement park in Rust, Germany. A road trip was in order, so we dropped Penny off at Astrid’s (her dog sitter) set off in the car on Saturday morning. Getting to Rust took us through the Black Forest, which was absolutely beautiful. Our… Continue reading A road trip through Germany and France (Part 1)