BEST WESTERN Ahorn Hotel Birkenhof
Travel Blogs from Kurort Oberwiesenthal
... town and lots of restaurant line the bank .
The weather was bitter and David and I bought jackets , instead of wearing our jacket liners . We looked so bad in them , but look more respectable now . The weather has been cold and most days have ridden with out liners in
Back to the restaurants , they look after you , energy chair had a blanket for your knees , if you still look cold the staff will bring another for your shoulders .
We have every ...
... designer label! The whole town was spotlessly beautiful and gleamed. We were only there for two hours so we wandered the streets for a little while, had lunch, and peeked inside one of the expensive hotel lobbys. It was a nice break from the long drive. After lunch we piled back on the bus for 3 more hours to Nuremberg. Finally at 4:35 we got to walk on to our river boat. What a difference from ocean liners! We literally stepped right onto the ...
... volunteer weekend near the Czech/Germany border. We traveled by train which made a nice change from the usual intercity transport of buses. The extra comfort and sights made for an enjoyable trip, even if it took a bit longer than busing. We got off the train and found ourselves squarely in the middle of nowhere. Darkness had fallen and we ventured up the road for half an hour until we found our accommodation, an old ...
So I went to Karlovy Vary, a town 2 hours away north west from Prague, with an organized tour from our university.
They said it was a Spa-Town. So what did I bring logicly?! Yes, I brought my bathing suit...
Freaking town with hot springs is not at all what I imagined. They have these water fountains that serve hot water from the springs for all to drink, enjoy and be cured of whatever illness you have.
Tasted like **** in my opinion.
So I ...
... but so worth it. Then the parachute opens and it jerks me a bit but now we are floating and not falling. As we are going down the view is amazing. He unhooks me at the bottom which startled me but it is for our upcoming landing. After 4-5 minutes we are getting close to the ground. He tells me to lift my feet I do and we land on our booties. I did it and so want to donut again. This is the highlight if my trip and I don't know what can out do ...
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Pets allowed