We’ve ticked the box: Cologne Christmas Market, done!

by Kitchen Butterflyon December 21, 2009
I’m not one to turn down great offers, be it sushi or plums. So when a friend asked if I wanted to go with her and her kids to a Christmas market, I said yes! For many reasons including the top one – I’d never been to a German Christmas market before.

Bad Bentheim, Episode 2: More fun in Germany

by Kitchen Butterflyon November 5, 2009
The story continues with a view from the Isterberg tower, which is stunning. It is a vantage point in the region of Bad Bentheim and is located close to a nature reserve – Naturdenkmal Isterberg. Fields of cows and 58m later, We are rewarded with a view of  rolling hills and trees.

Bad Bentheim, Episode 1: A peek into Germany

by Kitchen Butterflyon November 3, 2009
I’ve been away in the last few weeks – London (again), North of the Netherlands and last weekend in Germany! I’ve never been to Germany proper….I don’t think flying through Frankfurt qualifies as seeing the country so I won’t mention that. As you guess, that has been corrected, amended, changed. Now I can say with […]