Best Western Premier Arosa Hotel
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... teachers I was closest to.
My dad arrived on Wednesday evening, and we spent the evening packing up my stuff and watching some TV. On Thursday GŁnter and Alu invited us down for some breakfast, a typically beautiful and tasty spread, and we discussed lots of cultural things, which is always really interesting. They recommended we go to see Soest, a quaint town in NRW, so we set off to look around. The shops were all closed as it ...
As it happens sometimes in life you have to write exams. As the exam centre was close to Bielefeld I checked in into the youth hostel to enter the exams as calm as possible.
The weather was beautiful and so I decided to stop studying for a little while to enjoy the surroundings.
I saw wild animals and was able to go out for a walk in the fantastic Teutoburger Wald ...
... part of the lake,
it was a 9 mile round trip with more great views of the lake. The
lake itself has from what I can work out, has 2 dams at either end,
we cycled across one of them, you can read about these in the photos,
talking to a guy on site when we arrived there was a Military March
around the lake involving 8 nations including the UK...
the first day, ...
Today we started out toward the East, to Detmold Germany, in search of mom's ancestors on her mom's side, the Noltes. We have pinpointed them to Detmold, and a small town North of Detmold called Hohenhausen. It was our first time on the Autobahn in Germany and we had fun! My top speed was 130k/hr (80/mph) and Chans top speed was 170k/hr (110/mph). STILL, cars passing us! Germans and their cars are built for ...
Drive on to Mohnesee a big lake just east of Dortmund. Got in a few snatched walks between the rain storms and took in the view from the top of the dam which was destroyed in WW2 by the British Dambusters. A little culture for us – Ben and I have decided we are whirlwind tourists as invariably we go to see these sights but only ever manage a maximum of 30minutes wandering around them! We are not details people!!
Found an amazing camper van site ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed