Monthly Archives: November 2010

Call Me a Tourist

A Visit to Neuschwanstein Janos and I were given the opportunity to join an English speaking tour group to visit  Neuschwanstein Castle. (Here’s a wiki-link for more on the castle.) It’s a two-hour train ride from Munich and another one … Continue reading

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Just another Weihnachtsmarkt

Munich’s Christmas Market As with all holiday traditions, the Bavarian Christmas markets have become a big commercial feature of the merry season. Actually, I have no objections to a Christmas market, but there are at least ten different Christmas markets … Continue reading

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Grey Days

Memories of Summer The grey days have set in, the first snow flurries have punctuated the end of a mild and indulgent autumn. Now when I get on my bike for local errands – and I don’t usually feel like … Continue reading

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What’s Cooking doesn’t live here any more …

Thanks for dropping by. I have moved my food related articles to my new website which is to be just about food.

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A City Cycle

Outing to Augsburg A gorgeous, balmy Munich Sunday in the middle of November, too good not to get on our bikes and go somewhere. The usual close-to-home destinations Schleißheim or Pasing or Würmtal just aren’t interesting enough. Been there, done … Continue reading

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