Mercure Hotel Remscheid
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FRIDAY 11th July 2014 24km
Last trip into Dusseldorf
Away on the bikes , parked the bikes in the city and wandered the streets Dusseldorf is such a lovely city
Also great street entertainment
The big fair across the river has opened so sat and watch the roller coasters etc
Back home stsrt the packing
Saturday 12th July ...
I finally finished school. After years of hard work and studying, it's time to learn for life.! I was infected ever since the travel bug bit me. Obsessed and affected by - what most people call - "weird" or "crazy" destinations, I was always drawn to somewhat more uncommon places, most of them quite far away from what I should call home... Trying to get off the beaten track, trying to find the most remote places, Trying to find the roads less traveled, trying to still my hunger for ...
... the statue we went and did some shopping picking up a lace Christmas ornament, chocolate tasting and lace looking. Then on our way to lunch i saw a strange game in town square. Young boys about 13-15 were hitting some sort of like rubber ball with a glove thing on their hand back and forth... It was almost like baseball, hot potato, ping pong, and racquetball all thrown together... I anyone has any clue what it is left me know ...
Have had a great time in Essen, catching up with Carolyn and Heiss. We have explored Essen from North and South along Ruttenscheidler Str. Afternoons have been spent with Carolyn. Visited Villa Hugel, and the sports club. Walked through the woods. A lot of damage still evident from the severe storm they had 4 weeks ago. Apparently 20000 trees came down through out the area. It's going to take time to check all the trees ...
... favourite has to be Vapiano where there is a selection of pasta dishes which are cooked fresh right in front of your eyes. A delight to the senses in every way.
The town hall is another spectacle. Gothic in style throughout, the outside and inside stay true to its Gothic roots with detailed features on the tables, chairs and wall decorations which have been maintained for visitors to enjoy.
In addition to this Duisborg hides ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed