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8 Highlights of the Cologne Zoo

Love 'em or hate 'em, zoos are an excellent way to get your wildlife fix if you're an animal lover.  Like many people, I'm a bit on the fence about zo...

Camping at Ferdinands Homestay

Camping in Germany can feel a bit like a peculiar affair to an outsider.  For us while we lived in the US, it involved no more planning than throwing ...
crooked line of half timber houses in Hann Muenden

Half-Timber Houses of Hann. Münden

Half-timbered houses are a "thing" in Germany.  They're pretty much everywhere.  It's nearly impossible to drive through a single German village witho...