Lake Thurnersee, Switzerland: Just a days drive from Hohenfels, Germany 1
Life Near Hohenfels Germany: Part II    If Hohenfels doesn’t have your heart yet through means of amazing people, opportunities to learn about the German culture and an Army Community that feels like family, then I have just one more last ditch effort to get you to fall in love […]

Hohenfels Germany: What can it offer you?

Life at Hohenfels, Germany: Part I You’ve heard of Germany.  You might have even heard of Bavaria. But nobody…and I mean NOBODY has heard of USAG Hohenfels, that is, unless you have been one of the lucky few to get stationed in nowheresville, Germany. USAG Hohenfels; the Army Post stuck […]

USAG Hohenfels: The first glance at your new duty station

[This post may contain Amazon affiliate links.  Thank you for helping to support the maintenance of the EconomicalExcursionist site so that we can continue to give you awesome travel tips and content.] Let me take a guess. You just found out you are going to be stationed in Germany.  So […]

Stationed In Germany: What you need to know before your ...

It’s 3 p.m. You’ve been hauling your kids up and down the streets of Amsterdam all day, drawing straws with your husband for whose turn it is to push the toddler in the stroller and who gets to carry the 4-month-old in the Tula. (FYI, I love my kids, I […]

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German spa and baths are the perfect way to live like a local while also having one of the most relaxing experiences ever 13
Banana Hammocks, droopy old lady boobs and BARING.IT.ALL Yup, that’s a European bath and spa for you. But a German spa really isn’t as scary, intimidating or even embarrassing as you might think it would be.     I am proud to say that it wasn’t until almost 6 months after having […]

Bad Abbach: Living like a local at the German Spa

There is SO much beauty right here in the US! Who knew you could get into the national parks for free!? 14
2017 Free Park Access [There may be affiliate links in this post.  We can’t thank you enough for helping to support the maintenance of the EE site so we can continue to give you awesome budget travel info and tips!] Everyone has different ways of tracking their travels.  Some just post […]

Free National Park Days: How to see the US on ...

So, I owe you a huge apology, don’t I? Have you been noticing a lack on my part here around the blogosphere?   If so, it’s not because we haven’t been traveling and therefore I don’t have any great tips and content for you.  It’s actually almost the exact opposite. […]

I Just Can’t Do It Alone

There are so many different and free tours in Sofia that you can combine them all to make a great (FREE!) weekend of site seeing in depth. Oh, did I mention free?? 20
While I have no affiliation with any of the tours mentioned and suggested in this post, there may be amazon  or affiliate links in this article.  Please support EconomicalExcursionists so that we can tip the fantastic guides on free walking tours generously!   All of the Free Tours in Sofia […]

A whole weekend of free tours in sofia

Birth-6 Month Edition (Check back in several months for the 6-12 month edition since we all know that what works one day for a baby is out the window the next!!!)  [This post may contain affiliate links.  Thank you for supporting the EE site, through the mere pennies I may […]

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