Announcing that World Thru Our Eyes now has its own Facebook & Twitter Page

It has been recently brought to my attention that I should create both a Facebook and a Twitter Page for this website.  And, this is just a quick post to announce that we have created a World Thru Our Eyes page in both locations. So, please, please follow these links to LIKE our Page on Facebook …

Our Review of the St. Regis Resort in Mauritius – Let Me Summarize in One Word — “WOW”

Once we knew we wanted to travel to Mauritius for our extended Easter Holiday Weekend from Germany, we needed to find a place to call home for our planned 5 night stay.  After doing our research online, we selected to stay at the St. Regis Resort in Mauritius, and we were not disappointed!! NOTE: I …

Picking the Perfect Day Trip in Ireland: Connemara – Kylemore Abbey – Dublin

On Day 4, we left our hotel in Galway and took a tour through the mysterious Connemara region of Ireland, seeing the largest Fjord in the country and the secluded Kylemore Abbey. In a region of Ireland that was one of the most decimated during the potato famine. After making our way back to Galway …

How to Properly Watch Germany win the 2014 World Cup

I will honestly admit that I did not grow up a soccer fan.  In the US, soccer is a very popular sport played by kids, as proven by the popularity of the "Soccer Mom".  But, as kids grow up, they seem to stop playing soccer and move on to other interests.  And, the best teams …

The Reasons Why to Take a Cruise or Not

Cruising!  Once an activity I did when I was 16 in a car, has taken on such a different meaning as I have gotten older.  Amanda & I had always heard people say great things about cruises they had been on and from their pictures, it looked like a great experience.  But, for the longest …

How to Obtain a German Drivers License? Study, Study, and Oh Yeah — Study!

Wo bin ich gewesen?   Where have I been?  That is a great question.  When I started this blog, I either had downtime in an airport or hotel or was just starting the new job in Germany, so free time was a luxury..  With me now being 7 months into my new job and 9 …