KMC Area

Fischbach’s Copper Mine

Fischbach Copper Mine is less than an hour from KMC and offers unexpected fun for the entire family. Learn about the mining process and the life of a miner.

Keep your kids busy in the KMC area!

Are the kids driving you crazy?  Have you run out of ways to keep them busy?  Check out these kid friendly activities in and around the Kaiserslautern area. The City… Read more

Germany´s Top Amusement Parks

The perfect time to take the family on a road trip to check out Germany’s take on amusement parks is in the summer. From an afternoon spent with Shrek to… Read more

The Earth beneath my feet in Bad Sobernheim

by Ulrike Robinson Shoes and socks off and off you go! In Bad Sobernheim, you can treat the soles of your feet to the pleasures of a BarfussPfad, which translates into… Read more

Things to do with kids in Germany

7 Great Day Trips in Germany with the Kids

From swimming pools to steel factories, there are so many places to visit in Germany. Here’s some ideas for 7 great day trips, with or without the kids…

Music Festival in Darmstadt

Darmstadt recently hosted its annual Schlossgrabenfest, one of the biggest music festivals in Germany. This four-day event had over 400,000 attendees, more than 400 bands and much more.

Cooling off in K-town!

Summer is here!! Here are a few ways that you can keep cool during our ever so short German summer.

7 Best Playgrounds in Ramstein & Kaiserslautern

A long list of the best playgrounds in the KMC. Check out this mom-approved list submitted by a member of the Military in Germany community!

Top Amusement Parks in Germany

Time to take the family on a road trip to check out Germany’s best amusement parks.

Der Pferdestall (Horse Stable) and Saloon

Der Pferdestall Stables and Saloon is a hidden gem. From horses and cows to ponies, mules, and llamas, children can delight in meeting and greeting most of Old McDonald’s favorites.

Outdoor Swimming Pool in Miesau

Miesau Waldfreibad near Kaiserslautern is a great place forenjoy outdoor fun. There is a large slide, waterfalls, diving boards, a toddler pool and more.

Cool off at CUBO

CUBO is a beautiful outdoor pool and a great place to spend a hot day. It has something for all including a snack bar, a lounge area, and a wellness center.

A Spectacular Bird Show in Potzberg

Wildpark Potzberg features a spectacular bird show that features falcons and Bald Eagles. The park also include other animals, a petting zoo, a restaurant, and so much more.

Unexpected Fun at Fischbach’s Copper Mine

Fischbach Copper Mine is less than an hour from KMC and offers unexpected fun for the entire family. Learn about the mining process and the life of a miner.

Labor Day Weekend

Fun Things To Do With Kids On Labor Day Weekend

Enjoy Labor Day Weekend with your family with our suggested activities.

Schlossberg Caves

Schlossberg-Caves Homburg

The Schlossberg Caves in Homburg is a super place to visit. It is the perfect little excursion for the whole family.

Activities for kids around Stuttgart

Fun Family Activities Near Kaiserslautern

One of the biggest complaints is finding activities for families. We have listed some in the KMC region that offer fun activities for families.

Kaiserslautern Volkspark & Wildpark: Let the kids run wild

Learn about these two huge parks in the center of Kaiserslautern where you relax in the shade while the kids explore the local wildlife.

Things to do with your kids in Ramstein & the KMC

by Susan Melnyk Living with your kids in Germany can be an incredible opportunity to explore a new country and culture.  Here are a few ways to get out and… Read more

Christmas Markets in Germany

Tips & Tricks for Visiting Christmas Markets in Germany

The Christmas Markets of Germany are the best part of Christmas in Germany. If you are stationed in Europe during the holidays, this is a something you can’t miss out on. Even if you plan to travel or head home for Christmas, the markets kick off at the end of November, so you’ll have plenty of time to get your share of Glühwein (mulled wine) and Nutella smothered crepes or waffles!

Kid-friendly activities in Kaiserslautern and Ramstein

Kid-friendly activities in Kaiserslautern and Ramstein

Are the kids driving you crazy?  Have you run out of way to keep them busy?  Check out these five kid friendly activities in and around the Kaiserslautern and Ramstein… Read more

Celebrate Summer at Holiday Park

by Wendy McCool Lewis Opening for the season on March 23rd, 2013, Holiday Park is an amusement park in Germany, located just south of Mannheim, only a 30-minute drive from… Read more