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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 ...
... river!!! Unfortunately we didnt realize our train split until the last minute when someone said somethig so we had to get out and run to the next car. made our ride just a little more exciting! We then finally got to Bacharach and wandered around for 30 minutes. Partially lost, and partially just enjoying its beauty! we then Checked in and went for a walk. but it started raining and we got poured on... So we called it a night and went to ...
... up the felled ones. Had to clamber over lots of fallen trees on our walk through the woods. Atmosphere great on Friday night when Germany won their quarter final in the World Cup, against France. The street was blocked off at a couple of intersections and the young folk were having a great time after the match. Lots of broken glass, but no violence. Police kept a discrete eye on things. Everything was cleaned up by ...
... streets but soon back on to the river
Lovely water front city getting ready for the Dusseldorf triathlon on sunday city will be closed and also french food festival sounds good we will be there.
Then on to Kaisersworth unpacked turned washing machine on.
Great week and about to rain and rain on the forecast for weekend
Leaving early Monday am for Berlin have booked a city cycle for Monday pm takes you to all the important places .
... close third after after Salzburg. The Moselle River/Valley is so beautiful and the weather was perfect, which always helps.
After the boat trip I headed to a fortress located on the other side of the river. The fortress wasn't as exciting to me as was the prospect of going on a cable car for the first time. I've always wanted to go on a cable car, but just never had the opportunity. It was a little scary, because I'm not great with heights, however ...