Quick Trips

The bright colors of fruits, vegetables and fresh-cut flowers in German farmers markets are an elixir for eyes that are tired of looking at four walls during coronavirus lockdowns.

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Coronavirus day pass program draws crowds to Tuebingen

In exchange for a negative coronavirus test, which the city was doing for free, you could get a day pass to eat at outdoor restaurants, shop without an appointment and get a haircut or tattoo.

Almond blossoms add flair to the German Wine Route, if you know where to look

The almond blossoms mark the awakening of nature each March and April. Villages usually celebrate with festivals featuring wine and almond-based culinary delights, which for obvious reasons are not happening this year.

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Recalling times past at Munich's Olympiapark

The best daytrip can sometimes be the one we take in our minds that reminds us of places we once visited, and will be able to go to again when things reopen.

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‘Devil's Table’ is a rock to remember in Rheinland-Pfalz

At 46 feet tall, it stands high among the trees of the Palatinate Forest, next to the quaint town of Hinterweidenthal, Germany.


Brandon Country Park near Lakenheath features a variety of trails, maybe a ghost

A 15-minute drive from Lakenheath and slightly longer from Mildenhall lies a 30-acre oasis from the daily grind.

Rev up your day with a visit to BMW Welt in Bavaria

For car enthusiasts, or for those seeking a unique experience, the BMW Welt complex near the Olympic Park in Munich is an absolute must, once it reopens.

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