A visit to Ratinger Brauhaus … More A traditional German bierhaus
My favourite meal of the day – breakfast … More Breakfast in Ratingen, Germany
A visit to boot Dusseldorf – one of the largest boat fairs in the world! … More boot Dusseldorf – the biggest boat fair in Europe
I thought I knew everything about the sauna as I come from the country that invented it. But when I entered a German spa, I found another world I did not know anything about.. For our mini-break in Hamburg I chose a spa hotel for my husband and I as I love a hotel with … More German spa etiquette
On Friday, after our flight and arriving at our hotel – we walked from Uhlenhorst along the Aussen-Alster lake to the city centre and wandered around quite aimlessly. We saw that the city was preparing for Christmas Markets here and there but unfortunately none were open yet. Our walk took us to the huge Hauptbahnhof (central railway station) and from … More Hamburg in a nutshell
On our mini trip to Hamburg, we had the chance of dining very nicely with our friends in the proximity of our hotel. All because of our friends’ expertise on the Uhlenhorst area.
I cannot say that I’m an expert on Hamburg since I’ve only been there once and even then just for a few days for a weekend getaway. What I do have are friends who live in the city and are in a great position to give advice and travel tips. In addition to being happy to spend time with them, I … More Hamburg – where to stay? Uhlenhorst of course!