Holiday Inn Express Baden-Baden
Travel Blogs from Baden-Baden
An early start was required to get us up and ready to get on the Le Shttle that would take us and our car under the English Channel from Folkestone to Calais. Just getting on the train was a bit of an adventure in itself. Never having given it too much thought, I had assumed there would only be a couple of trains that would run through the tunnel …
Guess what? it was raining when we got up.
We were just happy not to be driving today so after breakfast we walked into town.
Baden-Baden is quite beautiful even in the rain. There is a river running through it and many gorgeous old buildings with hundreds of trees in every colour, shape & size, (we are in the middle of the Black …
Yesterday we had the journey from Hell.
To begin with it was boring, (flat northern France & Belgium), then the rain started and Belgium motorways became lethal. They are filled with huge potholes and rain stays on the surface. Every couple of kilometres there were warning signs for aquaplaning, in fact we made a joke that if they had …
Parker and Lizbeth go for a jog around the city of Strasbourg...yes, I'm lying in bed. Breakfast, then off to see the EU Parliament on a VIP tour with Lisbeth and Kristian... Amazing. Out of Strasbourg and on to Koenigsbourg to see a fortress/ Castle... After a windy way up the mountain, the castle was incredible. Still not great weather- thunder storms everywhere, we continue on ...
I'm now in Strasbourg staying in a fine hotel right in the centre - great architecture, cobbled streets, lots of cafes. Today's ride was 50 miles in the sunshine along the canal towpath - and I've now notched up 1025 miles since starting out from Salzburg. 'Canal' I hear you say - yes, it runs parallel to the Rhine in these parts. The past few days have been very wet, lots of rain. Thank goodness ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed