Travel Blogs from Cologne
... Off to Zons with Stephen wandered around the village then lunch at Tom Hallin Jk had a huge pork knuckle surrounded with crackling
Last bike ride round village and river Josh Mitch home from Amsterdam leave in am for Berlin and we leave at 8am for Frankfurt to catch plane to New York
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We Got up and check out of hostel room and got a taxi to manikin pis. This is a funny small fountain of a boy peeing. It has become famous due because celebrities, dignitaries, and other important people have bought it clothes to wear. We didn't go to the clothes museum, because me and Sara wet last time we were here, but its cool to see clothing options from around the globe! Anyway the fountain was prolly made for something to do with ...
Have had a great time in Essen, catching up with Carolyn and Heiss. We have explored Essen from North and South along Ruttenscheidler Str. Afternoons have been spent with Carolyn. Visited Villa Hugel, and the sports club. Walked through the woods. A lot of damage still evident from the severe storm they had 4 weeks ago. Apparently 20000 trees came down through out the area. It's going to take time to check all the trees ...
Carnival is huge in this part of Europe - well all over Europe for that matter. In Maastricht, Carnival appeals to a slightly older crowd. Here, it's much more about the tradition of the celebration. It starts on Sunday, with a parade from the train station into the main square, the Vrijthof, at 10:33. Why that specific of a time, I have no idea. In the Vrijthof, a very large, wooden woman is hoisted above the crowd and left there for the ...
... had come back from the expensive laundry job with safety pins! So I decided to pin my flag to the curtain, it worked a treat!
After my room was sorted I was at a bit of a loss of what to do. I was alone again. It was so good having seen Lucy that day though. I put some toast on in the kitchen and took it back to my room to eat it with peanut butter and a banana on it. It was actually really yummy but not really a dinner. I was going to have ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting