A Bavarian “Thanksgiving” – Erntedankfest Bad Gögging

CONTRIBUTED BY CALIFORNIA GLOBETROTTER Another harvest season has come and gone. The hops fields have been cleared, the rows of corn have been harvested, and the fields have begun to be plowed, prepping them for the approach of winter. When you think about Thanksgiving, you traditionally think of it only as an American holiday celebrated … Continue reading A Bavarian “Thanksgiving” – Erntedankfest Bad Gögging

The Romantic Castles of King Ludwig II of Bavaria

CONTRIBUTED BY CALIFORNIA GLOBETROTTER Visiting Germany is more than just drinking beer and eating schnitzel. Every year, Germany attracts thousands of visitors, 407.26 million to be exact, making it the seventh most visited country in the world! Many tourists flock to some of the typical tourist hot spots, such as Heidelberg, Rothenberg ob der Tauber, Berlin and Munich. While … Continue reading The Romantic Castles of King Ludwig II of Bavaria