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Landgasthof Rössle - Black Forest Culinary Treasure
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on September 19, 2016
Landgasthof Rössle is a jewel in the middle of the Black Forest. It is steeped in the Schwarzwald region's tradition as well as being part of some more modern folklore, with Ernest Hemmingway having stayed there for some R&R back in 1922.

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Triberg - Black Forest's Cuckoo Clock Capital
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on September 19, 2016
One of the highlights of the Black Forest is the town of Triberg. It has the unique distinction of being famous for 2 things: it is the Cuckoo Clock capital of the World and Germany's highest waterfall is located there.

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Cité de Carcassonne - Impressive Medieval Fortress
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on March 2, 2016
There are few sites as impressive as when you approach from afar the Cité de Carcassonne in Southern France. It is most renowned for its medieval fortress with a strategic military history that dates back to Roman Times.

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Rennes-le-Château - Medieval History, Mystery & Intrigue
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on March 2, 2016
Rennes-le-Château is a small town located in Southern France between the Pyrénées and Cevennes Mountains. It is most renowned for the mystery and intrigue associated with a priest, his handmaiden and a secret treasure.

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Pont du Gard - Roman Aqueduct & Engineering Marvel
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on March 2, 2016
The Pont du Gard Roman aqueduct located in southern France is an absolute must see. It is an engineering marvel, being the Roman's tallest bridge and 2nd largest building construction.

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A Stroll & Lunch along the Dordogne River in Argentat
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on February 28, 2016
There are so many things to see in the upper Dordogne River and a must see is the town of Argentat. It is the perfect place to relax with a nice meal or leisurely stroll along the quay as the river meanders through the valley.

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Pension Mosertonihof In the Oberprechtal - Black Forest
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on September 2, 2015
Tucked away deep in the Black Forest, Pension Mosertonihof is a very nice B&B to stay and unwind after a day of touring the Triberg area.

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Le Train de La Rhune
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on August 31, 2015
La Rhune is a low mountain located at the start of the Basque Pyrenees facing the Atlantic Ocean with fantastic panoramic views of France & Spain. Le Train de La Rhune is the electric train which gets you to the top.

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Alpine Evening: Stadtkeller Restaurant in Lucerne
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on August 8, 2015
Located in the old part of Lucerne, the Stadtkeller Restaurant comes highly recommended for its 'Alpine Evening' - a fun filled 2-3 hours of traditional entertainment and food.

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Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Posted by Robert van Den Haag on August 6, 2015
Le Mont-St-Michel can be seen in the distance from several kilometers away in a surreal manner jutting out from the flat surrounding lands. Nearby sheep graze on salt water fed grass fields and are a featured local delicacy, served as Mouton Salée (Salted Sheep).

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