Hotel Am Hopfensee
Travel Blogs from Füssen
Picked up the hire car in Munich. Drove in the rain to Neuschwanstein castle. We arrived at 3pm and next available tour was at 5pm. So had a walk around in the rain and decided to give the tour a miss. Drove to our hotel in Klause near Reutte in ...
... roller coaster. I then warned him I was a screamer and I do it because it's the only way to truly enjoy the experience! Fortunately for the world, there is a video! I don't remember much of the most dangerous roller coaster ride but I do know I saw the sky and then the ground. We did flips, insane turns and free falls. At one point, I let go and had my arms in the air as I was yelling! It is definitely one of the best "roller coaster" rides I have had because ...
... that’s why he was declared insane and unfit to rule.
The castle made its way into the recent spotlight with the movie The Monuments Men, which tells the true story of the Nazis using the castle to hide all of the stolen art. At the end of the war, the Americans recovered the art and redistributed it.
... weeklong outings as outdoor education classes (this explains the kids staying in the Bacharach castle). We talked about some of the differences in our educational systems. For example, he teaches 10 year-olds all the way up to 18 year-olds. The students stay in one classroom the whole day (like our elementary schools), and the teachers move around (more efficient I guess). It was a nice conversation and I’m glad I made the hike to the ...
... that I saw walking the streets of Rothenburg. Today, I helped a couple from Hong Kong navigate the trains from Rothenburg to Füssen. I guess that means I’m hitting all the great sights.
Füssen is a little bigger than Rothenburg, so the public viewing of the Germany World Cup game was bigger, but still relatively small. The town was empty during the game (it was also after 10pm). It was great that Germany finally won the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking