Yogurt and granola

A Tour of Franconia Cuisine

Traditional Franconia cuisine will most definitely appeal to the “meat and potato” person since pork, sausages, and potatoes and hearty brown bread are primary staples. But that doesn’t preclude chances for an Italian meal or even Chinese as Nuremberg, in the heart of Franconia, is an international destination. Breakfast, or Frühstück, is often a buffet […]

Nuremberg Toy Fair hall map

2016 Nuremberg Toy Fair Overview

You never know what the weather holds for Toy Fair at the end of January in Nuremberg. Sometimes cold and snowy, sometime cool and sunny, but most often cloudy skies. While the weather was certainly cloudy and dreary, once inside the Nuremberg Messe (exhibit center halls,) it’s always bright and cheery! And, it’s large enough […]

A Breakfast in Franconia

One of the better perks for an American visiting the Nuremberg Toy Fair is a Franconian breakfast every morning. You’ll find this is a typical breakfast in this area of Germany whether you are in a hotel or a guest house.