We stayed in Europe this Christmas for a little trip through Switzerland and Austria. We started in Munich and took a train to Switzerland. After a few days in Switzerland, we spent Christmas Eve at the original chapel outside of Salzburg where Silent Night was sang for the first time.
The Alsace area of France might be one of my favorite places in Europe, and the towns of Strasbourg and Colmar are magical at Christmas. If ever there was one place in the world that embodied the spirit of Christmas, it would most definitely be Strasbourg, France. In fact it’s called Capital de Noël (The Capital […]
Christmas in Germany This year was our first Christmas spent in Europe! It was extra special because my parents and sister came to spend it with us. We all met up in London the week before (read all about that here) and then continued on to Germany. Munich Christmas Markets First stop on the agenda […]
Holidays in London This was the first year for both Pat and I to spend Christmas and New Year’s abroad. My sister is currently living in London, so my parents decided to come over to Europe for Christmas! We all met in London where my sister showed us around for five days, then we all […]
Salzburg at Christmas Last weekend we took a day trip to the winter wonderland that is Salzburg, Austria. I had heard from so many people that Salzburg is their favorite city, and it completely lived up to our expectations. Salzburg is only a 1.5 hour direct train ride from Munich, so we are already planning […]