Historic Rostock and Warnemünde, Germany

Warnemünde Old Harbor

From the moment you step through the Duke of Mecklenburg’s old royal gate, you’re transported back almost 800 years, to a time when Rostock, Germany was the shipping capital of the world. Yes, WWII took a toll on the Baroque-style buildings of the city’s New Market Square, but they were restored in 1952. The history […]

Historic Potsdam, Germany: Parks, Palaces, Pedaling, and Pils

Meierei brewery

By Highroad Cam with GeorgieJet From Augsburg, GeorgieJet and I continued along our Historic Highlights of Germany tour with a three-hour Deutsche Bahn train ride from Rostock (on the Baltic Sea) to Berlin, where we changed trains and arrived in Potsdam 20 minutes later. Potsdam, the capital of the Brandenburg State, is not actually part […]

Cruising Alaska with Holland America

Allen Marine Excursions

After a smooth Boston to Seattle flight on Alaska Airlines, we touched down, snagged our luggage off the carousel, and cabbed it to the perfectly situated downtown Sheraton – all the while anticipating an exciting new experience that was to come the next day! GeorgieJet and I, Highroad Cam, were about to embark on our first cruise and thankfully it […]

Lareau Farm Inn, Mad River Valley, Vermont

Mad River Valley

By Highroad Cam and Georgie Jet: After leaving one of the premiere resorts in all of Vermont, the Stowe Mountain Lodge, (Read more aboout our time in Stowe here.) Georgie Jet, Baci, (our Chocolate Labrador) and I headed south alongside the Green Mountain range about 45 minutes to our next destination – a classic and humble country inn on […]

Dog Friendly Stowe Mountain Lodge

At SM Lodge

By Johnnyjet.com correspondents Georgie Jet and Highroad Cam and Baci too! At 4,395 feet, Stowe’s Mount Mansfield wins the honor as the highest point in Vermont.  It seems only natural and fitting that, as of four years ago, the Stowe Mountain Resort has elevated its stature to a level worthy of this great New England […]