Travel Blogs from Mainz, Germany

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Landed., Mainz, Germany travel blog

Landed.

A travel blog entry by amullett

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... powder - it really was quite crap. The expectations were let down in the most appauling manner. ----- The best thing about Germany so far has been the absolute cheapness of EVERYTHING. Beer costs like €7.49 for 20x500mL bottles; and these are ...

Marius got married!!!!!, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Marius got married!!!!!

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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... went for a really nice bike ride along the Rhine, which by the way is a really beautiful river that flows through the middle of Germany. Castles and quaint little German towns line the banks. It reminded me that when I was here last I was going to try ...

Day 53: Hauptbahnhof tourist, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Day 53: Hauptbahnhof tourist

A travel blog entry by lithobolia

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... guilty considering just going home, this being my last weekend as a Worms resident and everything. I hopped on the train going to Mainz, which wasn't too far from Oppenheim and had a handful of things that I only really cared to see if I didn’t ...

Die Eidechse unter den Softshells, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Die Eidechse unter den Softshells

A travel blog entry by dadaywalker

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Bei einem anstrengenden Aufstieg bei starkem Wind oder einem langen Marsch in einer Hochebene. -Eine Softshell ist unerlässlich wenn es darum geht den Körper nicht auskühlen zu lassen aber dennoch vor dem Überhitzen zu schützen. Da meine Hardshell ...

Frankfurt to Mainz, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Frankfurt to Mainz

A travel blog entry by lafalot

... Germany for 2 years because someone told me that was the statute of limitations for autobahn offenses. So, here I was, back in Germany, in passport control.... not really wanting to approach the counter. Try as I may to cajole the officer, get him ...

Guten Tag...we are now in Germany, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Guten Tag...we are now in Germany

A travel blog entry by kareelah

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... find impossible to fight. We drove for about two hours before the required 45 minute morning tea stop and voila we are in Germany. Then another two hour drive to Boppard, a quaint German village. Country changed quickly from extremely flat to lovely hills ...

New arrivals, Mainz, Germany travel blog

New arrivals

A travel blog entry by dadaywalker

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... aufwärts, rundherum ein Geröllschutz aus Gummi angebracht.   Natürlich musste der Schuh erstmal in unserem Laden (SINE-Mainz (www.sine-mainz) probe getragen werden. Wer in der nächsten Zeit zu uns kommt wird mich wohl in den Tretern antreffen ...

Castles, fields, Rhine Valley and more castles!!!, Koblenz, Mainz and Heidelberg, Germany travel blog

Castles, fields, Rhine Valley and more castles!!!

A travel blog entry by kenanddonna2005

... in Frankfurt we caught a bus to Koblenz then decided (well I did, Ken tagged along) to go on a river cruise from Koblenz to Mainz through the Rhine Valley ... there were loads of castles, fields, castles, fields ... oh and some castles and fields to see. ...

Abschiedsparty Marie, Mainz-Kastel, Germany travel blog

Abschiedsparty Marie

A travel blog entry by helautotheworld

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Zweiter Stop: Garagen-... äääh Garten-Party in Mainz-Kastel Noch einmal einen Dank an alle, dass ihr trotz "Unwetter" so zahlreich gekommen seid. Aber bei Sonne feiern kann ja ...

Hardshell, Softshell, Isolation,..., Mainz, Germany travel blog

Hardshell, Softshell, Isolation,...

A travel blog entry by dadaywalker

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So wie ich eine Hardshell-Jacke mitnehme, werde ich auch eine Hardshell-Hose in meinem Rucksack mitschleppen. -In meinem Fall wird es die L.I.M aus dem Hause Haglöfs sein.  Im Prinzip hat die Hose die gleichen Eigenschaften wie die Jacke, nur ist ...

Werkzeug, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Werkzeug

A travel blog entry by dadaywalker

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Der letzte Eintrag ist ne Weile her, aber daran muss man sich gewöhnen wenn man mir folgen möchte. Ich denke es wird öfter vorkommen dass ich ein paar Tage in der Pampa unterwegs bin und kein Internet habe.  Heute zeige ich euch mit den ...

Rhine River Valley: Week 13, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Rhine River Valley: Week 13

A travel blog entry by michaelrab09

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... rooms - including crossbows and wolf skins (basically the redneck glory of Germany). The tour was only in German, but after 4 months in Germany we were beginning to understand almost a majority of what he was saying.     On the way back, we ...

Hardshell, Softshell, Isolation..., Mainz, Germany travel blog

Hardshell, Softshell, Isolation...

A travel blog entry by dadaywalker

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In den folgenden Beiträgen werde ich euch zeigen was an Ausrüstung in meinem Rucksack sein wird. Im Grunde ist es eine Standart-Trekkingausrüstung die von mir, nach meinen Wünschen verfeinert wurde/wird. Ich fange mal mit der Kleidung an...   ...

Pressed for Time?, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Pressed for Time?

A travel blog entry by deb.garrett

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... Berlin" T-shirt today. I think mom was sneaking out with her head covered! It took under 2 hours to arrive at our hotel here in Mainz, which was deep in a residential area on a dead end road. No lift, but only one flight up, so mom did okay. We settled ...

Haglöfs - leicht, robust und bunt., Mainz, Germany travel blog

Haglöfs - leicht, robust und bunt.

A travel blog entry by dadaywalker

Ok, die Farben sind nicht entscheidend, Robustheit und Gewicht sind da schon wichtigere Kriterien, aber vorallem ist es der Schnitt der Kleidung, der Haglöfs zu meiner Lieblingsfirma macht.  Sie kommen aus Schweden und wie man weiß sind alle ...

Mainz, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Mainz

A travel blog entry by melvic

... Mainz which is just before you get to Frankfurt, this is basically just a fill in stop as we fly out to Berlin tomorrow evening. Mainz is nothing much really, it has a nice old town or Aldstadt and we got some yummo Kenabs for dinner and not too many ...

My first two weeks . . ., Mainz, Germany travel blog

My first two weeks . . .

A travel blog entry by nickmcgurk

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... -this will probably be boring and scattered, but I thought you might want to know what I've been up to. I'm living in Mainz, Germany. Which, by train and bus, is about an hour southwest of Frankfurt. About 40 college students from across the country ...

Day 54: Tick, tock, tick, tock…, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Day 54: Tick, tock, tick, tock…

A travel blog entry by lithobolia

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... for a deep conversation about all the reasons that it was unacceptable and my thoughts on each of his points. So getting to Mainz couldn’t come soon enough, but thinking that I’d get another cool ruin experience, I ignored the train that I ...

Day Two Mainz, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Day Two Mainz

A travel blog entry by lafalot

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Mainz, Day two We headed out to see the Cathedral. This will be number 3 of the Big Three in Germany, with Speyer and Worms the other two. This was huge! It was more Romanesque than the others and we walked all around it. We went down to the ...

Gold für die Augen, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Gold für die Augen

A travel blog entry by dadaywalker

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Da ich heute Morgen so krass von Sonne geblendet wurde, dass ich fast gegen eine Laterne gerannt bin, schreibe ich heute über den Sonnenschutz für meine Augen.  Die Stony von Julbo ist eine selbsttönende Sonnenbrille die bei verschiedenen ...

Off to Europe, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Off to Europe

A travel blog entry by lafalot

... Judy arrives and we sort out some last mintue items to take - like which of our 40 or so books we have bought for Germany, Paris, the Rhine, Belgium, Bruges and Amsterdam do we want to take. If nothing else, we are thorough. I think I like reading about ...

Nice Relaxing Day, Mainz River, Germany travel blog

Nice Relaxing Day

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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Today was a sleep-in day. Didn't get up till mid-mornng and then just sat on the upper deck watching the river and the little river town of Miltenberg. We have moved from the Rhine to the Maine River (pronounced mine). Much narrower river, in some ...

The Romantic Road, Mainz, Germany travel blog

The Romantic Road

A travel blog entry by marwilt

Our last ...

A Weekend with Relatives in Germany, Niedernhausen-Engenhahn, Wiesbaden, Frankfurt, and Mainz, Germany travel blog

A Weekend with Relatives in Germany

A travel blog entry by patrickv

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After touring the UN here in Vienna on Wednesday, I left for Germany after classes on Thursday. I took a tram to the U-Bahn station, rode for ten stops or so, walked to the Südbahnhof (South Train Station), caught a train to Bratislava, took a bus to the ...

Travelogue catch up day. On to Wurzburg, Bamberg, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Travelogue catch up day. On to Wurzburg, Bamberg

A travel blog entry by lafalot

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... , and were supposed too. We left Heidelberg early in the morning to go to Speyer. It is the largest romanesque cathedral in Germany. Just think, a couple of years ago I didn't even really know what romanesque was, now I know the difference between this ...

Day 1, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Day 1

A travel blog entry by eastin80

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... a winner (see numbers 1 and 3 above) Utopian idea for the day: We should all be nicer to our neighbours. Here in Germany everyone hangs out in their neighbourhood with their neighbours who are their friends. You just need to pop over the road to have a ...

Noch 2 Monate..., Mainz, Germany travel blog

Noch 2 Monate...

A travel blog entry by katjaunterwegs

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In genau zwei Monaten geht's los, dann sitze ich im Flieger nach ...

Mainz, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Mainz

A travel blog entry by carita

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... her car, shouting, and made her sign a paper stating that she had cost it all. And really, I could see no damage. But Germans really love their cars... Thank God I never drive a car in Germany. ...yes, we have no car either. And will probably never ...

Relaxing Along the Rhine, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Relaxing Along the Rhine

A travel blog entry by h_hurst

I am visiting with Julia and her husband Ralf. They are good friends of Brittany and I had previously met Julia when she and Brittany came for a day to visit LA, so it was really nice to meet back up with her here and meet her husband. They have been the ...

(Mainz, Germany), Mainz, Germany travel blog

(Mainz, Germany)

A travel blog entry by patrickv

(To indicate my daytrip to Mainz from Engenhahn before returning to ...

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