The Fairy-tale of Neuschwanstein Castle: how to get there, what to do, and what to know before you go

The Fairy-tale of Neuschwanstein Castle: how to get there, what to do, and what to know before you go

Nestled within the rolling hillside of the Bavarian Alps, Neuschwanstein and the somewhat lesser-known Hohenschwangau, sits above a pristine lake. As you drive up into the hills, you are quickly embraced by an other-worldly-dream-like feeling. This castle is one of the most known and recognizable buildings around the world, and it's easy to see why. [...]

Kehlsteinhaus – The Eagles Nest – Berchtesgaden, Germany

Kehlsteinhaus – The Eagles Nest – Berchtesgaden, Germany

The Eagles Nest, or as the locals call it, Kehlsteinhaus sits at an elevation of 6,017 ft. The Eagle's nest is a "teahouse" that was gifted to Adolf Hitler on his 50th birthday, it was used to impress and entertain foreign diplomats. A visit here is beautiful and eerie all at once. It is an [...]

An Awakening

An Awakening

a feeling from a feeling  somewhere it was buried in dirt  another's love and beauty burrowed within  revealing the secrets of a life long ago with just a fleeting touch, a tender embrace awakening dreams I didn't know existed  and like that my heart burst forth like a dam releasing its hidden warmth  new feelings [...]