Cardinale bei Skendo – Kaiserslautern, Germany

I had read on one of the food lovers pages on Facebook that there was an amazing Italian restaurant in downtown Kaiserslautern, owned by a German family that were extremely friendly. I had always wanted to go there, but it always seemed so inconvenient venturing into Kaiserslautern. We have just become lazy, preferring to visit … More Cardinale bei Skendo – Kaiserslautern, Germany

Garmisch-Partenkirchen (II) , Ski school , Dachau Concentration Camp – Germany

If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you may recall that only a few months ago we went to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. That was never the plan. I’d actually booked Garmisch for the first time for Valentines Day weekend – we were never meant to go in October. We enjoyed our time there so much though … More Garmisch-Partenkirchen (II) , Ski school , Dachau Concentration Camp – Germany

Recycling in Germany

When we moved into our first house in Germany three years ago, our German landlords who didn’t speak any English showed us the cupboard that contained some yellow trash bags and that was our brief, non-explanatory introduction to recycling in Germany. While it seems overwhelming at first, through trial and error recycling the German way has … More Recycling in Germany

Italy – Milan

Milan. It wasn’t on our bucket list and wasn’t somewhere that we were dying to visit, but when a friend happened to be visiting Europe and that was the closest place we could visit them at, we thought why not! Even though we had just arrived back from Cinque Terre on the Monday, there isn’t … More Italy – Milan