This summer we spent time with some good friends visiting Kelheim, Germany. We went specifically to go on a boat cruise to see the carved rocks of the "Weltenburg Narrows" of the Danube river. And it did not disappoint! One of the most famous points of Weltenburg is the Abbey established in 617. Weltenburg Abbey was founded by the Hiberno-Scottish monks Eustasius and Agilus of Luxeuil following the rules of St. Columba. In 1803 the Abbey is dissolved during secularization. And in 1913, Weltenburg becomes an abbey again. Main functions of the Abbey are the parish pastoral care (of four Continue Reading...This post may contain affiliate links. See my full disclosure policy.
I am so excited to take you on a tour of some beautiful places in Germany! Regensburg, Germany, is a beautiful city in Bavaria located at the conflux of the Danube and Regen rivers. This city dates back to the stone ages when it's first settlements were built. Now, a modern and bustling city along the river, Regensburg attracts tourists from around the world. And we were blessed to be able to spend a day there recently. While there are many points of interest in the city, our two top priorities were the Steinerne Brücke (Stone Bridge) and The Dom Cathedral. Photos of the Steinerne Continue Reading...This post may contain affiliate links. See my full disclosure policy.