Throwing back to last November when we day tripped to Slovenia from Italy.
Lisbon in February is still cold, but the sun is shining so it makes a world of difference compared to dreary Germany. There are regular direct flights from Stuttgart too. Uber is the greatest thing on earth in Lisbon. It cost less than 10 euro to get from the airport to the center - total.... Continue Reading →
With many thanks to our dear friend Lauren, we set our NYE sights on London to ring in 2018. She had done it the year before and had a great spot. With her recommendations, we had to go! Tickets: The Mayor of London has a website with a ticket sales countdown that begins in September. The... Continue Reading →
We flew direct from Stuttgart to Arlanda - Stockholm's main airport. There are multiple ways to get into the city center direct from the airport: express train ($35 per person each way in 20 minutes), bus (about $15 per person each each way, 50 minutes), or there is a super shuttle type service too. There... Continue Reading →
To get the flight times we wanted, we connected in Brussels (Brussels Air) on the way there, and returned direct on on the way back on EasyJet. Direct is about a 2 hour flight, with an hour time change from Stuttgart. Uber is a thing there, however there is a premium charge for an early... Continue Reading →
Much thanks to the colleague who intro'd us to the most useful/fun day trip ever from Stuttgart. First Stop - Outlets In under 1.5 hours, just over the boarder into France from Stuttgart are the Style Outlets Roppenheim. Over 100 stores, most not in Southern Germany, with better deals at Max Mara, Le Creuset, and... Continue Reading →
This is our first time to Berlin despite being in Europe for over 2 years now! Our M.O. is to travel outside of Germany but we are glad we made it to Berlin. It will be a regular trip for us now since it is easy to get to, reminds me of NYC's creative coming-up... Continue Reading →
The flight from Stuttgart to Copenhagen, Denmark is just over an hour. We flew Scandinavian (SAS) air which provides a free non-alcoholic beverage - a life-saver when the only direct flight in the morning is at 6 a.m. (coffee!). Stuttgart airport 6 a.m. flights are surprisingly crowded so get there 90 min early vs. the... Continue Reading →