Blogging on Vacay

The thing about cruises is the same thing I hit up against riding the rails--no way to post. I had hoped to write daily about my experiences on Viking's River Cruise on the Rhine River, but there's no cellular coverage to post when the boat moves. But rather than rail and wail, I'll say being… Continue reading Blogging on Vacay

I Went a Little Cuckoo Today

Day 2: Breisach, Germany Today we visited Germany's famous Black Forest. Famous for Black Forest ham, schnapps and brandies, Black Forest cake...and Cuckoo clocks. The Black Forest is associated with many well-known fairy tales Hansel and Gretel, Little Red Riding Hood, Rumpelstiltskin, and Snow White. These tales were later written down by Jacob and Wilhelm… Continue reading I Went a Little Cuckoo Today

I Aways Wanted To Be A Viking

Dedicated to Maureen. I'm honoring her challenge to write about our holiday adventures and post photos. Rhine River Cruise Join me for the next eight days as my husband and I (we left the two feral cats at home) as we take a leisurely cruise down the Rhine River aboard Viking River Cruises. The Viking… Continue reading I Aways Wanted To Be A Viking