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Life in a Palace

Palaces are certainly highlights of many cities throughout the world. They can be wonderful examples of wealth and opulence, but are also reminders of how powerful rulers and other leaders can become. While we would like to shame them for … Continue reading

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The Alhambra in Granada, Spain

We really enjoyed traveling around Southern Spain and one of the highlights of our trip was staying a couple of days in Granada and visiting the Alhambra fortress and palace. Before traveling to Spain, we weren’t aware of how much … Continue reading

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The Residenz in Würzburg

Taking a tour of the Residenz in Würzburg, Germany, was definitely a highlight of the weekend that we spent in the quaint little city. You can usually count on finding a palace, castle, and a cathedral or dom in most historic … Continue reading

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Bergpark Wilhemshöhe

The very first trip that we took while staying in Germany was to the city of Kassel where we spent most of our time at the incredible Bergpark Wilhemshöhe. There are so many wonderful sights to see on the grounds … Continue reading

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Schönbrunn Palace

We saw many beautiful and historic buildings in Vienna, Austria, but the Schönbrunn Palace (Schloss Schönbrunn) was by far the most amazing. Unfortunately, they don’t allow photographs from inside of the palace, so we only have a few outside photos … Continue reading

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A Quick Trip to Kassel, Germany

It wasn’t the best of timing since we had just moved into our apartment, but we went to Kassel, Germany, last weekend and we are glad that we took the time. It was an hour and a half train ride … Continue reading

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Daily Post Photo Challenge – Numbers

Oddly enough, we don’t take a lot of photos while we’re travelling that contain numbers. The one exception to that seems to be clock towers, whether on churches or government buildings, there are several of those to choose from.  For … Continue reading

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