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Travel Blogs from Konstanz
... journey up the mountain's side. The cable car is huge and they pack 40 or 50 people into them for each trip. We were lucky enough to be by the windows going up and coming down. The trip is very steep and very fast, and at times very close to the sheer walls of the mountain. As we went up, we intermittently dipped into the clouds and then broke out into bright sunshine. Sometimes up against the wall, some times out in space, depending ...
Sun 7/27-tues 7/29 Sunday it was still raining as we drove out of Switzerland, drove through Lichtenstein and Austria, ending up in Meersburg, Germany on the Bodensee, the largest lake in Europe bordered by Switzerland, Austria and Germany. We are staying at a cute hotel, almost more like a B&B up above the lake. The lake view rooms were quite expensive, so, not thinking we would be spending much time sitting around, we opted for the garden view. It was our own little cottage! ...
We headed down towards Lake Constance as a stop off on our way to Munich, although we seemed to be positioned in a small gap between 2 permanent vans which people used as a walk through, it turned out not to be a bad position by the lake.
We cycled into the local villages around the campsite, but not a great deal to see apart from the views.
Oh and the Sun shone!
... Leonhard downloaded some photos while Renate and Neville had an extended breakfast. We drove through villages on the banks of the Rhine to the Rheinfalls (German spelling). We had been there before but today it wad crowded with tourists and the water flow was strong after recent rains. This is a powerful demonstration of nature's power. There is a hydro power station on the Rhine near Scaffhausen and some anti-nuclear activists wanted a power station ...
... br> Schaffhausen has some interesting things to see too.
Vordergasse (main street)
St. John's Church
The old town
The Knight's House (Haus zum Ritter)
The Fishermen's dock
Munot fortress, the best panorama view of the town. A must.
Lidli Rheinufer, a walk on the riverside and the forest in your right