Category Archives: Travels 2013

Visiting Frankenstein’s Castle

This last weekend I went to Frankenstein’s Castle (Burg Frankenstein) in Bavaria, Germany. Yes, it’s a real castle: built before the year 1250. No, there is no Frankenstein monster there. (Sadly.) Yes, legit lords and knights lived there back in … Continue reading

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Frankfurt Germany Temple With Munich International Ward

In all my travels, I have yet to find a places where I can feel as much peace and comfort as when I’m in Mormon temples. They are simply amazing. This weekend I was able to go with my international … Continue reading

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Journal Entry from Dachau Concentration Camp

18 May 2013: I’m sitting next to the crematorium. The smoke stack is above me nearly blocking the sun. I’m sitting behind the building so there are no people around. A small Jewish memorial is on my right, coated in … Continue reading

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I live in the Garden of Eden

I live in Munich, Germany or the Garden of Eden (as it will henceforth be known). Moving to Germany was one of my earliest recorded dreams…and now I’m actually here! [May 16] Yesterday I escaped the city limits and traveled … Continue reading

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The White Cliffs of Dover

I was up early this morning, so excited for the day and unable to sleep past 3:30. Haha, I think my body is having trouble adjusting to all the time changes as I crossed the Atlantic Ocean the last week … Continue reading

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Hello from AZORES! Atlantic island of lush fields and quaint churches.

Hello from Azores! [30 APRIL] I just had the most wonderful day! As we pulled into port this morning, I was amazed to see the hills full of lush, green fields as far as the eye could see! While there … Continue reading

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Hello from the ENGLISH CHANNEL

[May 3] My experience on a $450 16 day cruise has been incredible! I must admit, nearly the entire first week I was quite anxious to get something done and felt a little “stuck” on board a ship where the … Continue reading

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