Monthly Archives: November 2011

Drinking Port in Porto, Portugal

Dan and I flew into Porto, Portugal on the evening of November 7th after saying goodbye to our friend Jen in Barcelona. Dan had found a nice apartment for us in downtown Porto, in a 200 year old family stone house. Check out … Continue reading

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Rendezvous in Barcelona

As Rebecca mentioned in her last post, we met at the Barcelona airport on the evening of Friday, November 4th. We made our way to our apartment in the old quarter of Ribeira. That night, we met Karin and her … Continue reading

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Swiss Fondue, Chocolate and Wine

On Halloween, Jen and I boarded the train from Freiburg, Germany to Lucerne, Switzerland. The land of cheese, chocolate, and The Alps. We checked into the Lion Lodge hostel and then did a walking tour of the city. We walked … Continue reading

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German Wine, Roman Baths, and The Black Forest

After Berlin, Jen and I rented a car to drive south to the coveted wine country in South Germany. On Saturday, October 22nd we drove to Koblenz in the Rhineland. Our first night we arrived and got a room at … Continue reading

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