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... the time we spent in Dusseldorf. We showered, ate a bit of snacks to prepare us for the day, and headed out of the hotel as we walked into the country that we were getting to know.
Dusseldorf, Germany - 10:00am
We began walking around the streets of Dusseldorf, with time on our hands and curiosity at the peak of our minds. Since we had plenty of time, we decided to stop at a nice restaurant and grab a bite to eat since none of us had ever ate German food. ...
... towel' (you can see it on one of the pictures below - kind of a turquoise ball). This towel dries really quickly and can be folded together to the size of a fist. Given it's dimensions of 120cm x 65cm that is quite impressive. However, at €22 the towel wasn't one of my bargains :)
Another great idea I got from an experienced traveller was to get a snap hook with which you can attach your small ...
... and advice, but seriously, we were tired and just want to get to the apartment. So we set off with a map for the apartment in the rain. It was very busy with crowds heading to the Opera but we did get the most magnificent views of the cathedral as we walked past. So we get to the front door only to realise that the nice lady did not actually give us the key. Back I go leaving the other under the shelter of the veranda to collect the key. ...
Our next stop was the Cologne Christmas Markets where Kate and Roy took to the ice for a couple of hours ice skating while Nathan and Traci headed to the bar for a kinder punch (Traci) and a gluhwein (Nathan) to warm up. Kate and Roy had a fun time skating even if there were a couple of falls!
Our day in Cologne was great and we are sure the memories of this day will stay with us for a long time to come.
... gardens. I also spent some time reflecting on my last nine and one-half months and how fortunate I feel to have been able to actually pursue
this journey. Not long from now, I will be left with many memories, photos and a few souvenirs as reminders of a fascinating year. I arrived in Köln in the mid-afternoon and walked to my hotel directly across from the train station. I have been extremely lucky in all of my moves never having had ...