Bamberg Zaubert, Germany, Dirndls and Traditions

Opening procession photos of Bamberg Zaubert, annual circus celebration in downtown Bamberg, Germany. Musings on life in Bavaria, open-air markets, dirndl racks in department stores, and European traditions.

Finding a cheap Apartment in Bavaria, Germany (Europe 2010 – 1 May)

Pretty much flying by the seat of my pants, I luck into a cheap apartment in Bavaria, Germany, near Bamberg, with LOADS of help from my German "mom" who lives nearby. It ain't the Ritz, but it's mine!