Articles Tagged ‘Hohenschwangau’

Weekend Getaways

Weekend Getaways December 26, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
One great thing about Munich is its location being very central and allowing for weekend getaways ranging from skiing in the Alps to sightseeing in Paris or Prague.  It all depends on your budget and your interests.  Mode of transportation is another big factor as with extremely cheap airfare, even...

Neuschwanstein at its prettiest

Neuschwanstein at its prettiest September 26, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Millions of visitors come to Munich each year to see the famed fairytale castle of King Ludwig II of Bavaria.  As a tour guide that visits Neuschwanstein at least twice a week, a lot of people ask me what time of year they should visit.  My answer is simple:  every season of the year has its nearly...

Neuschwanstein in the winter

Neuschwanstein in the winter January 14, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
It’s now the middle of the winter and since I regularly visit the famous Neuschwanstein Castle, I thought I would share with you a few bits of information which may be helpful to you if visiting in the winter. First of all, Neuschwanstein is located two hours southwest of Munich.  The fastest and...