Castles: Travel to Marienburg

Murderer’s Market will appear at the end of the month. Due to this posting being so close to September 11th, I thought it best to provide an article depicting something beautiful instead of delving into that of crime. As such, welcome to Castles, my monthly column where we explore different historical castles, fortresses, and palaces.…

Castles: Welcome to Herrenhausen Gardens

My love of Castles has taken me to many new places, and today we’re traveling to Hannover, Germany, where the architecture serves as pure romantic fodder. Hannover, the capitol of the the state of Lower Saxony, located on the River Leine, is a bustling city, and here sits The Great Garden of Herrenhausen. Situated approximately three hours north…

Neuschwanstein: Cinderella’s Castle

When a castle is involved, there cannot be a better time or place to meet one’s own prince charming.Welcome to my newest column on castles and the history surrounding them. On today’s journey, we travel to Germany. As a prior expat, living abroad in Munich, Germany, one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever visited was…