Christmas market · Germany · Konstanz

A trip to the Kristkindlmarkt in Konstanz

Instead of our regular Tuesday hiking routine, my hiking group decided to take a Tuesday off and take a day trip to Konstanz, Germany to the Kristkindlmarkt there. It was a lovely day, and the market was probably my favorite of the few I visited throughout November and December. Hikers on a break!   One… Continue reading A trip to the Kristkindlmarkt in Konstanz

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)