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Obertrauner Hof Hotel: Obertraun, Austria

Obertrauner Hof is a quaint “family style” hotel in Obertraun. Our large suite cost $125/night, which included 2 separate rooms that could comfortably sleep 4 people, and also included breakfast. So theoretically if you were traveling with 3 other people, […]

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Obertrauner Hof Hotel: Obertraun, Austria

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Obertrauner Hof is a quaint “family style” hotel in Obertraun. Our large suite cost $125/night, which included 2 separate rooms that could comfortably sleep 4 people, and also included breakfast. So theoretically if you were traveling with 3 other people, […]

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Obertraun, Austria with my tipsy Mom

This is the start of a new leg of the trip! Agent M left for Baltimore, while my Mom and I went on to Austria via train. Specifically, we

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To sell or not to sell your wedding dress

Today I took my wedding dress to get cleaned and preserved. While paying the exorbitant bill – that’s right ladies and gents, the money siphon doesn’t stop even though

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Life has possibilities so be open

Setting intentions isn’t a popular thing to do anymore. To many it sounds like wishing on a star. You envision what you want, and then “set your intention” to

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Soup Day for Snow Days

Vichyssoise: A pureed soup of potatoes, leeks, onions, cream and chicken stock. Though the name of the soup is French, this recipe is more American in origin. Traditionally served

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Augustiner Keller: Massive beer garden in Munich, Germany

For our final beer garden in Munich, we were joined by my mom, and brought her to the absolutely massive Augustiner Keller, which is right in the middle of

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Seehaus and Chinesischer Turm beer gardens Munich, Germany

The Englischer Garten in Munich, as well as being a great place to sunbath naked and surf, is home to a few beer gardens, the best of which are

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Antarctica: Fear and loathing

About this time I’ve given up fantasizing that the harsh volcanic hills of black gravel, pocked rock and boulders are covered with trees. There are no trees. How nice

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Saving money is a team effort

The wedding, birthday and holiday celebrations are finally over, which means my husband and I are just now getting back on track with our budget. I kind of let our

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The Fairmont Hotel’s Juniper has excellent food

First of all, I realize when you are thinking about eating out, a hotel restaurant may not be the first thing that comes to mind. OK, fair enough. But let me say

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