Travel Blogs from Gerlingen
... someone describe everything. I had a delicious eggnog ice cream (which I didn't need but had anyway). After that we went over to a mall and tried again to load our phones with SIM cards. Again, since we need them in multiple countries it makes things tricky. I am thinking we will not have phones here. I guess we will just have to get by with wifi. I'm sure we will be fine. Taylor got to fight rush hour traffic in Stuttgart and we made ...
Today started early as I wanted to do a short 56km ride around the Stuttgart country side. By the time I got going though it was 9:30. What started out to be a quick and easy 2 hour ride ended up taking almost 4 hours. Every little town I went through had so many cool things to check out. That and I was led astray a few times by good ole Garmin which kept taking me back and ...
... where I could continue to watch the game. Unfortunately Germany was unable to seal the deal during regular time and they went into extra time, which was two 15 minute halves. After about 10 minutes through the first half, Connie informed me that they had started boarding and were letting those requiring assistance on board, so she went through the gate. They had just gone through 5 minutes of the second half when Germany scored, which was just in time as they ...
We spent the weekend in Stuttgart, Germany. It is 2 1/2 hours from Darmstadt (once again on the Autobahn). After checking into our lovely hotel, we drove to the Mercedes Museum. We spent around 4 hours learning the history of the Mercedes-Benz as well as reading historical events that occurred throughout different eras. This museum included much more than cars and we truly enjoyed it. ...
After we had checked in our luggage (the backpack, which seem to be categorised as sport luggage) we have the first funny episode:
We are standing in line for the security check and witness a man being taken to small cabin for an intensive body search. After a few minutes we are finally up for the metal detector and Dirk goes first. The detector won't stop beeping and Dirk has to go back ...
Other places to stay in Gerlingen
70 Weilimdorferstrasse, Gerlingen | 3 star hotelfrom $106
Dieselstrasse 2, Gerlingen | 3 star hotelfrom $69
Dieselstr. 31, Gerlingen | Hotelfrom $65
Hauptstrasse 21 & 28, Gerlingen | Hotelfrom $111
Raiffeisenstrasse 5, Gerlingen | Hotelfrom $169