Rucksacks travel guide

Vineyards

Vineyards around Stuttgart in Württemberg – A visit to Schwarz Weingut

The Württemberg wine region's wine tradition stretches back over two thousand years. I visited Schwarz Weingut and learned about traditional winemaking and vineyards around Stuttgart.

Dyrehøj Vingaard – A visit to Denmark's largest vineyard

Denmark's largest vineyard is located on the Røsnæs peninsula in Zealand. Here in the beautiful surroundings there is a well-stocked farm shop with the farm's wine and opportunities for both tours and wine tastings.

Bjäre peninsula - 6 tasty tips among cafes, wineries and farm shops - Skåne

The Bjäre peninsula is so much more than Båstad, tennis and fine golf courses. Here are six of my most flavorful favorites in Scania's northwesternmost corner - from cafes to farm shops and a unique winery.

Mosel Valley by car – At a leisurely pace among vineyards and beautiful views in Germany

Among the world's steepest vineyards and in a winding river valley, you will find Germany's most famous wine region, the Mosel. The Mosel Valley is dramatic, small-scale and eye-poppingly beautiful. Here, among castles, ruins, vineyards and half-timbered houses, we went on a road trip on one of Europe's most beautiful (and slowest) roads.

Montepulciano - Hills, lanes and Vino Nobile - Italy

In Tuscany's highest town Montepulciano is produced one of Tuscany's best wines - "The noble wine" - Vino Nobile. Here, among Renaissance palaces, cypress alleys and cobbled streets, it's easy to enjoy a little extra of Italy's beauty.

Stay at a vineyard in the Douro Valley - Quinta de Casaldronho - Portugal

I had decided to stay at least one night in a vineyard when we were in Portugal. I saw in front of me round hills with steep vineyards where I would be served the estate's crisp white wine in condensation-sweaty glasses at sunset. So, how did it actually go?

Douro Valley - In the kingdom of steep vineyards - Portugal

In the Douro Valley's hot and dry climate, wine has been grown along the steep river banks for hundreds of years. We drove around among vineyards and wine hotels and learned all about port wine and enjoyed the world's most beautiful views.

Wineries in Marlborough - Travel diary New Zealand day 9

Diary from our trip around New Zealand - Day 9