Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre
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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
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Had breakfast at the hotel (very good) and headed to the cable car station to be first in line. It didn't open until 20 past 9 so we had to wait a while. It was a beautiful morning and we chatted to some Aussies and Canadians that were on a Scenic river cruise.
We were in the first cable car. What glorious views. Up over the sloping vineyards, got off and walked to the Niederwald monument. This monument with its statue of "Germania" ...
Early start today. Tante Siggi came in to wake us up----an hour early (lol). We managed to get that hour of sleep in though and then breakfast, teeth-brushing, load the car, and good-byes:(. It is always so hard to say good-bye. The drive to Duesseldorf Airport went well. There was a light rain throughout the trip, but nothing too terrible. Car was returned and then we had to check in our luggage. OMG! The line was practically out the airport. And when we finally ...
... by someone!
We await the damage report from Judith or Friso. Are we a jinx or what?
Our two visits were Mungsterbrucke which is the highest railway viaduct in Germany and, more importantly there is now a very pleasant park area underneath it.
We were also told that we would be taken to meet some even older people than us (is that supposed to make us feel better?) This turned out to be the ...
... George fancied a beer so we went to the Irish pub so he could treat himself to a Guinness for his birthday. Real surprise at dinner. Music started playing and all the waiters brought in a beautiful birthday cake for George with sparks flying everywhere. We hadn't expected it so had no camera. Fortunately our friends took a picture. They are going to transfer it to us asap so we can post it. George ran and got ...
... in Paul paying and saying no to me
"You're our guest, I'm not letting you pay for anything while
you are here"
I bloody love that! It means so much to me.
We went back and I wasn't allowed in the kitchen. I had a