Castles, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland

Castles, Palaces, Walled Cities

Traveling with kids can be daunting, especially if you fail to keep them entertained. Thankfully, there are thousands of castles in Europe. Seems like everywhere we go there is a castle to explore. The kids are fascinated with castles (think...dungeons, dragons, swords). We have explored our fair share of castles and I thought I would… Continue reading Castles, Palaces, Walled Cities

Castles, France

Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg

My girlfriend came all the way from California to visit me.  This last weekend husband watched the boys and we took off to France for the weekend. We stayed in Strasbourg and had a fun time shopping and eating. On our way back we stopped at Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg, a fun castle to explore. The baby is… Continue reading Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg

Castles, Italy, Our family travels

Umbria Castle

The boys couldn't wait for our stay in Umbria because we were staying in a Medieval Castle. The Castle we stayed in dated back to 1010, pretty crazy! The Castle is in S. Apollinare We enjoyed quite a few walks around this tiny, tiny, quaint village. (I'm not sure you could call it a village,… Continue reading Umbria Castle

Castles, France, Our family travels

Montbéliard & Belfort, France

Saturday we took a drive to France to see a few cute towns. It's amazing to us how these countries can all be so close but yet so different. Château de Montbéliard was a cool fortress overlooking the town of Montbéliard. Posing in front of a statue in Montbéliard. We can't get enough of the… Continue reading Montbéliard & Belfort, France

Castles, Germany, Our family travels

Neuschwanstein Castle (Germany)

This was truly a fairy-tale caste. Now I know why Walt Disney replicated the one in Disneyland after this caste, it was amazing. The boys really enjoyed this trip. The boys were in awe the whole time. They kept talking about the King and Dragons. The King who lived here was called "Mad" King Ludwig.… Continue reading Neuschwanstein Castle (Germany)