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... we feel like we are on a movie set. The tour went from Colmar to Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg, then winding through Ribeauville and Riquewihr. Thomas loved the drawbridges and cannons at the castle, while the two small villages are part of the Route du Vin that follows 100 km or so of vineyards. The upper levels of the timber-framed medieval buildings are truly amazing, and the first floors seem to alternate between bakeries (delicious), butcher shops (very handy since we ...
... preserving ruins budget" has been poured into planter boxes and painting the buildings. Everything here is sparkling clean, there is no smell of pee, and there are advertisements for music festivals everywhere. From pedestrian streets to signs in French, English and German explaining the significance of every building, statue, and public square, this town certainly caters to tourist needs. The weather ...
This morning we woke in Lyon with great intentions of taking Thomas to the large city park with paddle boat rentals and plenty of places to play. But unfortunately the weather did not agree. With our train to Colmar not leaving until 2:30pm, we checked out of our apartment and (after our obligatory morning pastry) went to the Musee des Beaux Arts. What a great alternative to a park for ...
... town. The tarte flambees are still wonderful. We took Liz, Jan, Dirk & David to visit the massive War cemetery that we had stumbled on during our previous visit and couldn't resist the temptation of the wine degustations in Bennwihr. Rod loves the Gewurztraminers! We stocked up on the local specialities and bought plenty of souvenirs in gorgeous village of Riquewihr. It is nice to be back in France and we can't wait for our week in Burgundy!!
... trees with plenty of ripe fruit on the cherry and plum trees. No wonder the birds were singing. Due to the flat nature and a rather handy tail-wind we had most of the way, we were in Strasbourg and booked into the motel by 12:30pm. The average speed of 18.5km/h was achieved without a great deal of effort or sweat. Strasbourg is a large bustling city with a fairly ancient heart dating back to the 14th century. It has one of the EU ...
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