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  • Meeting a bridge monkey and enjoying Heidelberg Kiss on AmaCerto cruise
    Meeting a bridge monkey and enjoying Heidelberg Kiss on AmaCerto cruise
    ABOARD THE AMACERTO - Love will find a way. On today’s shore excursion from the AmaCerto cruise, I learned about the famous Heidelberg Student Kiss and even got to enjoy one.I also saw a monkey and two mice on the Old Heidelberg Bridge....
  • Summer nights in Heidelberg
    Summer nights in Heidelberg
    Connecticut’s Mark Twain and the city of Heidelberg Germany are indelibly linked. It was here on Twain’s second trip to Europe that he found the quiet village of Heidelberg where he planned to spend one night. Twain, fell in love with...
  • Detroit's Heidelberg Project: A state-of-the-art cultural village
    Detroit's Heidelberg Project: A state-of-the-art cultural village
    Some call it graffiti, some call it art, but Detroit calls it the Heidelberg Project. Established in 1986, one local artist started an art revolution that would change the way people view all different objects and colors around them.Tyree Guyton...
  • Cruising the Neckar
    Scenic cruises run until October 14 from Heidelberg
    Even though autumn is setting in, there’s still time to take a scenic boat cruise on the Neckar river in Heidelberg. The boats run daily until October 14, according to their website www.weisse-flotte-heidelberg.de.Trips depart just west of...
  • Heidelberg, Germany
    Fall festivals abound in Germany
    Cooler temperatures, fewer tourists and great fall festivals are three good reasons to visit Germany this time of year.Temperatures have cooled since the record-breaking heat that overtook Germany and much of southern Europe at the end of August....
  • German dragon flier
    Dragon flight in Albuquerque and Germany
    Hang gliders are often seen taking off from Albuquerque's Sandia Mountain. At one time they launched from the antenna farm and it was a blast to witness a glider disappearing over the cliff's edge, only to reappear above the crowd.The...
  • A very unusual angle of an Air Berlin jet but what a great place for the graphics.
    Air Berlin now offers non stops from five US cities to Germany and beyond, we're talkintravel.
    In case you missed the big announcement last week, Air Berlin in now adding non stop flights from SFO to Dusseldorf, Germany. In addition to flights out of LAX, Miami, JFK, and Ft. Myers, the air line covers Europe like a blanket with 25...
  • Heidelberg in spring, summer, fall, or winter is the second favorite city according to tripadvisor
    Heidelberg named second top world destintation city, we're talkintravel.
    The on line web site trip advisor has just published it latest 'travelers choice' awards and it's readers have picked Heidelberg as their second favorite vacation destination in the world. According to Vera Cornelius, the Executive...