Today we went to Geislingen an der Steige, to do one of the best hikes we have made in the last couple of weeks. It was a 5.7 miles loop through the rock valley and then up the hill to the castle Helfenstein. And we didn’t go alone today. Michael’s sister Bettina and her boyfriend […]
Today our wanderlust took us to Sigmaringen, a 1.5 hour’s drive from Stuttgart. We started near the old monastery of Inzigkofen, and hiked along the river Danube. The 2.6 miles loop trail was packed full of spectacular views such as the Amalienfels (a memorial for the Princess Amalie Zephyrine (1760–1841)) or the Devil’s Bridge. Accoring […]
Yesterday we did one of the most beautiful routes (in Germany that is) so far. We were on the Swabian Albs at the Randecker Maar and we hiked to the Heimenstein Cave.
As you might already know – our two boys are full of energy, they can’t stay inside the whole day. And after 5 weeks without Kindergarten, even our garden is not good enough anymore. Which meant we had to find yet another outdoor activity. This afternoon we decided to ride our bikes to the Bärenschlössle. […]
Yesterday we decided to follow a recommendation from an old friend of mine, Melie: A hike to the origin of the Fils. We parked at the old paper mill near Wiesensteig, from where the 2.2 miles long loop trail started. This trail would be even better without COVID-19 and higher temperatures – you follow the […]
Today we hiked around the highest vineyard in Württemberg: The Limburg. If you haven’t been there especially during apple and cherry blossom season, go there. Unfortunately due to Corona the roads all the way up to the mountain top are closed (supposedly because of the narrow paths that lead up the hill. We think though, […]