germany: more than just beer steins & lederhosen!

While the start of autumn in the states means pumpkin spiced lattes and the reintroduction of oxblood & aubergine into every girl’s wardrobe, it’s a little bit different in Europe. In Europe, it means one thing: Oktoberfest. I’ve seen no shortage of posts going around on how to make the most out of your time in the tents and things not to miss in Munich (you know, aside from all of the beer), but what about your plans for before and after you binge drink the day (and night) (and probably day again) away? Explore more of Germany! Though Berlin and Frankfurt seem to be the biggest post-Oktoberfest stops for people visiting Germany, this summer,…

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european summer: let’s do this

In a decidedly un-lazylike fashion, we’ve been busy planning out the details for our grand summer Euro Tour. With our Seasonal Affective Disorders  all sorts of flared up, we need a serious distraction! What better way than to focus all of our time on four months from now when we’ll be holding hands and skipping through Europe?! After much deliberation, we’ve hammered down our basic itinerary: five countries in fourteen days. So many questions are running through our heads. Can we do it? Will one of us get left behind? And just how much wine shall we consume? Days 1 & 2 Budapest, Hungary Photo Credit: Wimdu As you may recall, Budapest is officially our…

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