Germany Travel Blog
WANT TO KNOW THE PLACES WE’VE FOUND ACROSS GERMANY SO FAR?
If you’re anything like us, you’ll be interested in the journey as much as the destination? So why not click below to find both…Let yourself drift off to dream, explore and discover parts of the beautiful country that is Germany.
Roadtrip #18 (Holland/Germany) – Overview
Roadtrip #18 (Holland/Germany) Ever wanted to pack your bags, just jump in a motorhome and go off and explore Europe as a family? Well, that’s exactly what we (Catherine, Richard, Lottie & Libby) have done since September 2015. A normal family just on...read more
Motorhoming in Germany | Discovering Dusseldorf’s many delights…
Taking our kids to over 50+ Cities across 30+ European countries has been such an experience. So if your kids also love visiting them for their different architecture, activities, culture, people or food. Hopefully there’ll be something to capture your families...read more
LifeinourVan Ed-Ventures | Discovering the history behind the Neanderthals
Roadschooling our children across Europe has allowed us to seek out plenty of new travel/education or adventure opportunities across Europe over the past two years. Hence the phrase ‘Ed-Ventures‘! So where better to find another ed-venture than learning about the...read more
Motorhoming in Germany | Enjoying Spring Sunshine in Camp SudSee
If you've stayed Camp SudSee, a large resort-style campsite in Northern Germany, you'll know it's set in a spectacular lakeside setting with direct access to its own high ropes, pony trekking and indoor sub-tropical water park. It's a special Leading Campings campsite...read more
Ever Heard the Fairytale of the Pied Piper of Hameln?
Did you ever get that feeling as a parent when you hit 'autopilot' mode as you turn yet another page of a nursery rhyme/fairytale? So what about the Pied Piper of Hameln.... ords tumbling out without thinking about it. We did, but the story of the...read more
Germany | A lesson on Cuckoo Clocks in the Black Forest
Black Forest craftsmen have been making cuckoo clocks since the 1600s, and they are still making them today. So we thought where better to get a Design/Technology 'Roadschooling Lesson' on gearing, pulleys, cams..... than in the cuckoo clock capital of Europe!...read more
LifeinourVan City Reviews | Munich | Germany
Munich in Germany Things we did in Munich, Germany What we liked about it here's just a few ideas.... With playgrounds and glorious parks everywhere including it's own Olympic Park, Munich has plenty to entertain young visitors. Its vast range of impressive museums...read more
Berlin on a Budget with Kids | How we spent 24hrs in Berlin
As a family of 4, an adventure or simple jaunt around a city can prove fairly costly.... especially when taking in some museums, using public transport everywhere and even some shopping before a lunch out.... So we set out to discover Berlin and how we could enjoy it...read more
Campsite Review | Wirthshoff | Black Forest | Germany
thinking of a visit to Wirthshof? Use our first hand experience to help make your stay even more special... Things we did at Camping Wirthshof in Germany What we liked about it here's just a few ideas.... Wirthshof certainly does things in style... if...read more
Germany | Exploring Lake Constance on a family bike ride
There is no better place than Lake Constance for bike lovers, especially for anyone staying at Camping Wirthshof. It's impressive Bodensee-Radweg is a 170-mile cycle path for all abilities. From beginners who want to go around one of Europe's most popular lakes to...read more
Germany | Exploring Wirthshof’s family focused campsite..
Wirthshof is a popular and accessible campsite is packed full of playgrounds. Once you've spied the spacious grassy 'time out' areas, the lake or adventure playground... you might have missed the outdoor swimming pool or indoor play areas.... There's enough to keep...read more
LifeinourVan City Reviews | Cologne | Germany
Exploring Cologne in the Spring Sunshine by Bike. Cologne (Köln) offered plenty of potential for a bike ride on a seemingly perfect spring day. Full of sunshine and the promise of spring flowers... the ideal opportunity to grab our bikes and head for the centre of...read more
A special visit to Truma, Munich – from a humble language school into a multinational corporation
Truma UK (part of Truma Group since April 1997) working with their sister company Truma Germany helped secure us this fantastic visit to the main product plant in Munich... a chance to see high end engineering at first hand and a chance to see how a multi national...read more