BEST WESTERN Hotel Odense
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Our friends live only a few hundred metres from one of the most famous castles in Denmark - Valdemars Slot - so we took a few hours this morning to explore it. The castle is in the most beautiful spot on the edge of the harbour with extensive buildings around it - originally stables and gate houses. It has not been lived in for about 20 years but the family who owned it wanted it to look like the ...
... The service is free and managed by the local council.
We visited the church which is the highest point on the island to get a great view of the villages, countryside and surrounding sea. The church is also the final resting place of the nobles who have owned much of the island for many centuries. They get a whole wing of the church for their stone caskets.
Kirsten cooked us another amazing meal of local food accompanied by a bottle of Cloudy Bay Eric found.
... we would have had a very long day! The conductor was so helpful advising us where to catch the right train and what time the next one was going. A great introduction to how friendly the Danes are.
We had a few hours to burn in Odense so I visited the Hans Christian Andersen museum. Andersen, perhaps Denmark's most famous man was born here. The museum did a wonderful job telling ...
... who lived until age 70 which is better than most at that time. Interestingly it was noted that he suffered with toothaches a good part of his life. He started life very poor and schooling was limited. His father was originally a shoemaker who died early so his mother had to raise the family by washing peoples clothes in the river. He left home at 14 to pursue an acting career in Copenhagen. This was not destined to be. Instead he became a very prolific writer and had a ...
... another ... of bad events!
The baggage area is absolutely flowing this misplaced baggage; some from flights several days old.
My suitcase does not appear. And I begin to make a mental note of what was in the suitcase. All my photo gear is of cause in my carry-on case (the Peli-case).
I go to the missing baggage counter a take a number; like the approximately 50 other travellers and wait. I pick a spot where I can see ...