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Endlich ist es soweit! Nach drei Jahren Vorbereitung ist nun endlich der Tag der Abreise gekommen. Ich freue mich endlich vom kalten Deutschland in wärmere Gefilde aufzubrechen :-) Finally the time for departure has come! After three years of preparation it's time to say goodbye and head over to warmer countries :-) Let the adventure ...
... love their cigarettes, ghastly, even the rental car (new VW Passat Wagon, manual, left hand drive) pongs of smoke!!! Driving on the other side of the road (wrong of course) is quite stressful, especially with the maniacs here! Our Sat Nav had a hissy fit when we finally turned it on for the first time and it only chose to work after it ...
... to the buffet restaurant. Kind of like Nordstrom's cafe. Quick and tasty lunch, then more walking. Got on the U4 at a different stop, but found a cheap suitcase to pack all the stuff we've acquired. Back at the apartment, I cleaned out the car and re-packed all our acquisitions. Can't believe how heavy it all is!! Caught up on school mail, updated our phones, ...
... Renault, Seat, Skoda, Smart, Subaru, Suzuki, Tesla, Toyota, Volkswagen and Volvo. That's a lot of cars to look at!
It took us 30 minutes just to line up and get tickets and when we were finally inside, there were people bumping elbows the whole way along. Because BMW had their own hall, they even built a test track looping above the crowd to showcase the new i3 electric and i8 hybrid cars. In the next hall there were most of the normal North American and ...
... bit dangerous on a hot summers days! This was then followed by a dinner with local specialties - pork, potato salad (which tastes like lumpy luke-warm mashed potato with a hint of mustard). The meal also consisted of sauerkraut (sour cabbage!!!). But all had to be tasted, as this is what travelling is all about. After dinner we continued to Wiesbaden where we had an overnight stay at the Crown Plaza. Tomorrow we head to ...
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