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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Mainz, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Mainz

A travel blog entry by lafalot

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... internet in the hotel is very expensive, but I just couldn't stand it anymore Ok, so where did we leave off? I think Mainz. Monday May 9 We arrived without a problem. Beautiful room overlooking the Rhine. We were going to take a cruise on the ...

Heidelberg, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Heidelberg

A travel blog entry by bigbenn

... day. We had changed our plans again, and now decided against the Black Forest, and instead make our way up to the city of Mainz, along the river Rhine. We got a train back to Mannheim, picked up our bags, had some lunch, and then caught the next ...

What a Good Bye, what a Welcome,  Mainz, Germany travel blog

What a Good Bye, what a Welcome

A travel blog entry by k._and_j.

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... . - 5 hours to kill before we take off to our first destination: Vancouver! - 9 hours flight - 9 hours Time difference to Germany And.... Vancouver here we are!!!! It was a fantastic farewell and a wonderful welcome. Thank you so much for making it hard ...

Bavaria or Bust, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Bavaria or Bust

A travel blog entry by chris_sayward

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... Bill who is living in Switzerland. But instead of spending any time there, we headed straight for Bavaria, Bill's favorite place in Germany. It was quite a whirlwind tour covering at least two cities a day by train, so we'll just share the highlights. ...

Another Christmas market in the old town, Mainz, Germany travel blog

Another Christmas market in the old town

A travel blog entry by jcastellan

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Today I packed up and left Frankfurt and caught the train to Mainz. I left my bag in a locker at the station and headed for the touristy old part of town. At the end of the street I could see the town's main attraction, the cathedral. The cathedral was ...

And then there were three..., Mainz, Germany travel blog

And then there were three...

A travel blog entry by eastin80

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... Mountain cheese. Not cheese with bread, not a melted cheese sandwich, just two big hunks of delicious cheese, just like that. I love Germany. Coffee day 2: Many thanks to Anke's brother, Alex for taking us to a coffee shop owned by a ...

A spontaneous afternoon, Mainz, Germany travel blog

A spontaneous afternoon

A travel blog entry by jojorockstar

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... picture in front of the church. I eavesdropped on their conversation and found that they were trying to find an area of Mainz recommended by their guidebook. They were in town also for only the afternoon because they were doing a Rhine cruise. ...

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