Germany

A Walking Tour of Things to Do in Dusseldorf

By Megan Stetzel | October 18, 2017

On to the WEST! A couple weeks ago you took a tour into Leipzig in East Germany, if you missed that, you can read it here. My German tour took me to Dusseldorf next. Mini Break: The German train system is intense and complicated, don’t hold it against yourself if you get confused, annoyed, or […]

Church in Leipzig

Hypezig – What’s All This Hype About Leipzig?

By Megan Stetzel | September 13, 2017

Leipzig surprised me. Although, I really didn’t know what to expect. My only experience with Germany to this point was a quick, long weekend in Berlin. And although Berlin has the world’s greatest flea market and Sunday afternoon public karaoke (seriously, check it out), my experiences there didn’t make me super keen to return to […]

This Is Why I Travel

By Megan Stetzel | October 6, 2016

If you’ve been following along on Facebook, Instagram or Snapchat- ForksFootprints, you know I’ve been off traveling for awhile without really updating you here at all! I’m sorry! But I’ve really been in some unbelievable situations and experiences that are going to stay with me forever and I’ve kind of been letting them sink in […]

How Do You “Get Local”?

By Steph | April 11, 2013

One thing we talk about on this blog a lot is “living like a local,” in a foreign environment. I think it’s really important to try to immerse yourself in local culture when traveling abroad. This is part of why I was so eager to work with Go With Oh in Rome and Berlin: their […]