“Smiles” in Budapest: What to See When in Budapest

“Smiles” in Budapest: What to See When in Budapest

George Ezra is not lying in his song, Budapest, when he sings, “Miles in Budapest, oh my hidden treasure chest…”; this city truly is a treasure chest that is filled to the brim with treasures to be discovered. It was closed off after WWII, by Soviet communism, until just 1989. So really, foreign explorations of [...]

The Fairy-tale of Neuschwanstein Castle

The Fairy-tale of Neuschwanstein Castle

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 [...]