Wordless Wednesday: German Beer Truck

Bier Post Beer Truck at Thurn & Taxes Market in Regensburg Germany on www.MilliGFunk.com

I fell in love with this antique beer truck (complete with taps on the side) at the Thurn & Taxis Palace Christmas Market in #Regensburg #Germany this year. We went last weekend on a date (22 weeks pregnant in this bump pic), and it was a really good time! #travel … Continue reading

A Mountaintop Monastery with Monk’s Beer & a Christmas Market!

If you’re looking for a truly unique Christmas market experience, and especially if you like trying beer when you travel, you should put the Kreuzberg Monastery on your Christmas must-see list. Their Christmas market, called the Adventsmarkt im Kloster Kreuzberg, is only held for one weekend each year, so don’t miss … Continue reading

The Many Smaller Christmas Markets of Cologne

The Many Christmas Markets of Cologne via MilliGFunk.com

Below the enormous, gothic Cologne Cathedral lies a city that’s known for its Kolsch beer and its location on the Rhine River. Cologne is a cultural hub for the region, boasting music performances, museums, and other attractions as well as countless great restaurants and Biergartens. At Christmas time, though, it’s easy … Continue reading

The Advent Market at Legenfeld Castle in Burglegenfeld

Advent Market at the Legenfeld Castle

For  two days only, the castle (Burg) in the town of Burglegenfeld holds an advent and art market. If you live nearby, you’ve probably seen the castle, which sits high on the hill in the middle of town. What you might not know (I definitely didn’t) is that the Castle … Continue reading

Flaming Coffee, American Donuts, and More at the Rudesheim Christmas Market

The Rudesheim Christmas Market on MilliGFunk.com

Of the 15 or 20 Christmas Markets we’ve visited in Europe, the Christmas Market in Rudesheim, Germany, is one of our absolute favorites. The town of Rudesheim is hilly and quaint, situated directly on the Rhine River. The area is known for Riesling production, so in the summer months you’ll … Continue reading

Reasons to Rethink Your Data Plan in Germany

Reasons to Rethink Your Data Plan in Germany

#170252424 / gettyimages.com   When my husband and I PCSed to Germany, it gave us the chance to rethink a few things, including how we spent both our money and our time. We had exciting new travel opportunities, a new baby, and we were living for the first time on … Continue reading

The Free Animal Park Near Hohenfels that Your Kids Will Love

Small Shaw at the Höllohe Animal Park Near Hohenfels

About: Wildlife park Höllohe is the free animal park near Hohenfels that your kids will love. There are 30 hectacres of paved and gravel paths, penned and field-roaming wildlife, and even flower and herb gardens. Founded in 1989, the park is run by a committee of volunteers. Their website is … Continue reading

10 Miles of Asphalt Trails Between Hohenfels and Kallmunz

Beautiful VIews Between Hohenfels and Kallmunz

  If you enjoy running, cycling, or taking long walks, you’re going to love living in and traveling in Germany. There are bike paths all over in the bigger cities, and drivers are more accustomed to bike traffic on roads here than they are in the States. Even in small … Continue reading

Kathareid Fabric Store is a Great Find Near Regensburg

MilliGFunk at Kathareid Bauer Hand Prints Fall Open House

Not too far from the town of Beratzhausen, Germany, is a smaller town called Kathareid. There, you’ll find a store called Kathareid Bauer Hand Prints that’s filled with beautiful, hand-made fabrics, including raw fabric and finished tablecloths, curtains, pillow cases, table runners, placemats, and more. “Bauer” means “farmer” in German, so … Continue reading

Win an Authentic German Oktoberfest Goodie Box!

Oktoberfest Giveaway from MilliGFunk

Germans work hard, but they also know how to relax and have a good time. That’s evidenced by the huge number of festivals, or “fests,” held throughout the year all across the country in Germany. It seems like as soon as one fest season ends, it’s time for a new … Continue reading

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