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Alte Brücke (Old Bridge) & Pizza Hut on Memorial Day

Since we’d taken the Schlangenweg (winding path) coming down from the Philosophenweg (Philosopher’s Way) on Memorial Day, we came out near the Alte Brücke (Old Bridge) where I wanted to take pictures with me in them for my military installation review for Handling With Grace. My husband first took a Read more →

Return to the Philosophenweg (Philosophers’ Way) on Memorial Day

On Memorial Day, we spent the day out in Heidelberg. The main goal was to get some pictures for my military installation review for Handling With Grace since I did not have any of me in the city, which had been requested. I planned to get one on the Old Read more →

Guest Post on Heidelberg for Oaxacaborn’s Summer Vacation Tour

If you’re in need of a vacation, but taking off on one isn’t practical right now, Gina at Oaxacaborn hosts the Summer Vacation Tour where you can virtually visit places around the world. Today you can travel with me to Heidelberg where I’ll share my top favorite things to love Read more →

The Philosophenweg (Philosophers’ Way)

A couple days after our field trip, we decided to walk up to the Philosophenweg, which we’d previously only seen at a distance. The Philosophenweg is located along the side of the Heiligenberg (Holy Mountain) on the northern side of the Neckar river. Some say it is so-named because philosophers Read more →

German Culture Class Day 4: Field Trip to Ride Public Transportation and Explore Heidelberg’s Altstadt (Old Town)

The mice beside the monkey statue I had not noticed before

The day after we learned how to buy tickets for the Bus, S-bahn (city train), Strassenbahn (streetcar/tram), and Bahn (train), we went on a field trip where we would get to ride on all but the regular train as well as explore the Altstadt (old town). We did not have Read more →

A Saturday Spent With Friends in Heidelberg’s Altstadt (Old Town)

The Saturday following our first day out in Heidelberg, we decided to go back with a couple of friends. Prior to this my husband had been given a free booklet of attractions and a mini map which folds out in to a large one. We later found out that you Read more →

A Sunday Spent Walking To and Through Heidelberg and Seeing Some Sights

The day after our first Heidelberg outing, we walked to the bus stop that had been pointed out to us to find out a bus wouldn’t be by for another hour. We were hungry and didn’t want to wait that long. I figured since the lady who had driven us Read more →

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