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Travel Blogs from Zimmersheim
... lot of our own cooking), and tourist shops selling souvenirs and postcards. But, especially in bustling Colmar, we are also constantly surprised by the large number clothing and shoe stores. We look up to admire the architecture and look down to see that Esprit is having a 50% off sale. Tomorrow we will enjoy more of Colmar. Ear more meat, cheese, butter and eggs in various combinations, find a good bakery, enjoy the sweet sips of Gewürztraminer and kick the soccer ball ...
... much cooler, and in chatting with other tourists, we discovered it has been raining on and off for a week. After the heat of Arles and Lyon, the coolness is actually quite nice, particularly at night. The man running the carousel in the local park indicated that his business relies on sunny weather, although between tourists and school groups he seems pretty busy, and with his side ventures in ...
... year old boy, non? Well, it is out of the rain, has free luggage storage, and a wonderful restaurant for lunch, so away we went. Thomas tolerated it for a while and then with the help of this iPad, he was able to amuse himself as Lance and I enjoyed the collection. It is an impressive museum and gallery, and the rain had finished by the time we were due to make our way to the ...
... shopping in the village shop "Der Laden" and then going out to dinner. Main meal was in Minamoto - Japanese restaurant in Hotel Royal - and desert in Hotel Restaurant Waldhaus.
Back home to catch up with e-mails before retiring to bed.
Weather changed dramatically with rain, rain, rain and lower temperatures (Schneegrenze auf etwa 2000m sinkend!) should get a bit better by the weekend.
... br> We had arrived!
The house felt a little lonely with no Bo to greet us loudly and a sprint around the yard for good measure, no Jamie, no Leena and no Timothy to hug us and no Elli and no Ian to usher us in with a BIG Norris welcome! However, we set about bringing it to life again and cheering it up - just as the chocolate, the Leckerli and the lovely welcoming messages we found ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service