Campgrounds

From the wind-swept beaches of the Baltic Sea to the pine forests of the French Alps

Baltic Sea Camping at Ostsee-Camp Kliff

"What's it like camping in Germany," you ask? After an inordinate amount of effort on our part, we can now answer that.  We finally camped in Germany in a bona fide, straight-up legit campground - unlike our experience Kayaking the Spreewald Biosphere Res...
Triocamp in Prague

Driving, Parking & Camping in Prague

This year we spent the long Easter weekend exploring Prague, the Czech Republic's bustling capital city.  Famous for its well-preserved historic buildings, fascinating architecture, and rich history, the city has definitely earned its place on any traveler's b...
Street dog in Bran, Romania

10 Things You Might Not Know About Romania

This isn't my first blog about Romania, so it shouldn't be a surprise to anyone when I say again that I absolutely love Romania. Love it. Not just for its touristy sites like Bran Castle and the Transfagarasan, but for its “everything else”.  It's a fascinatin...

Camping at Lake Lucerne

Finding a place to camp after spending the big 3-7 in Lucerne proved to be a frustrating experience.  We visited three separate campgrounds before finally finding a place to stay.  The first was right in town along the lake, but after driving through the small...

Our First Swiss Camping Trip

After visiting the spectacular Lauterbrunnen Valley this spring, Travis and I vowed to come back later in the year to do some hiking once the weather was better.  When a few days of non-blizzardy skies opened for us in May, we loaded up the car with camping ge...