Travel Blogs from Wangen
... was, I literally couldn't breathe. There were a lot of school children there, because now it's law that German children must go to a concentration camp at some point in their schooling, just one of the ways they're trying to get over what happened.
I then spent the night hanging out with Ellen, and her 2 scottish friends, Ben and Cameron.
I took a train to Ravensburg where a couple friends that I met in Ireland live, Derya and Jessica. ...
... and we could not see that much. Nevertheless, the silence is what I like most.
It's like you're entering a new world and it's just you and your buddy.
I love the underwater feeling!
Tomorrow, we're diving again. This time I get to do exercises without my teacher showing first how it's done. And we get to dive down to approx. 12-18m! Must get the buoyancy right now...
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The very long registration form did give us free bus travel to Uberlingen (and this seems to be quite common) However, we found that it was only a pleasant 40 min walk into town anyway. It is right on the lake and a very pleasant walkabout with views of Switzerland, Austria and Germany (plus you can play "Spot The Zeppelin" on the photos) We had a value for money schnitzel at Zur Tenne, a local “pub” amongst some very posh lakeside houses on the way back to the ...
... dress for various occasions. Apologies for the intermittent entries here as the Internet is not connected via WiFi here and I have to go into town to log on and my German does not allow for much conversation at all. It's tough enough for me to identify myself as Australian (not Austrian) let alone negotiate for Internet access. I'll try again tomorrow which we have declared cake day as distinct from beer day (which it's been for the past 4 ...
... a swan nut (and peacocks) and they adjourn his palace and pop up in the strangest places, if strange is appropriate here, as everything is strange. He modelled the place on Louis XIV, the sun king guy and the palace of Versailles. He even has Louis' motif and motto in gold on the entrance foyer's ceiling. The style is 'rococo' mixed with 'French Boubon' so it's totally over the top. He was a Wagner fanatic and regularly had operas staged for an audience of one. The ...
Other places to stay in Wangen
Bodenseestrae 7, Wangen | Hotelfrom $140
Max-Fischer-Strasse 4 88239 , Wangen | 4 star hotelfrom $120
Bahnhofsplatz 1, Wangen | Hotelfrom $102
Hauptstrasse 30, Wangen | Hotelfrom $79
Schonhalde 2, Wangen | Hotelfrom $86
Postplatz 2, Wangen | 3 star hotelfrom $141