Tag Archives: Germany

Munich’s Spectacular City Square


Furrylittlegnome spent her final day on vacation in the southeast German city of München or Munich – the capital of Bavaria.  Other than a stop at the local Petit Bateau to buy pajamas, she really did not know what to expect.  What … Continue reading

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Fresh Water in Bavaria


About an hour southeast of Munich, Germany is a place most of us have not heard of. Lake Chiemsee (pronounced “kimzee”). Any takers? Furrylittlegnome did not think so. Nestled between Bavaria and the Tyrol region of Austria, this fresh water … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome Visits the Asparagus Capital of the World


Nestled six miles (ten kilometers) southwest of Heidelberg and nine miles (fifteen kilometers) southeast of Mannheim sits Schwetzingen. Furrylittlegnome once visited this German town with a population of less than 25,000 people and was surprised at just how seriously Germans … Continue reading

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Squares Around the World


Furrylittlegnome loves to travel.  When she was thinking about what to blog about this week, she had many locations in mind.  Then, it came to her.  What do places in America and beyond have in common?  Squares! We’re going to start … Continue reading

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