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Vandaag aangekomen in Passau , drie-rivierenstad. Reeds de Donau gezien en de 'dom' bezocht onder een stralende zon en 28* Celsius. Pret pour le voyage demain. Encore un bon repas et une bonne nuit de someil et demain on attaque le danube. A demain et bonne nuit.
Todat we had breakfast at 8am and following breakfast we had a guided walking tour of Passau.
The tour started at 9:45am which included a walking tour of this historic town.
Passau is known as "The City of Three Rivers". It lies at the Inn, Danube and Ils rivers. It is the last major German city on the Danube at the border of Austria.
Passau (previously Latin: Batavis or Batavia) is a town in Lower Bavaria, Germany. It is also known as ...
... were informed that due to the lack of rain the Danube is not deep enough for the boat to continue tonight so we went 30kms backwards & they would look at options tomorrow, apparently at the start of the week electricity demands increase & therefore more water comes into the river. So options
1. Wait to see if river increases enough to continue tomorrow
2. Move by bus up river then get on another boat further up & continue
We will know tonight
... Golden Arches, instead having to conform to the character of the street, with some signs dating back to the 15th century (see pic). Mozart's birthplace is on this street and was our designated meeting place following our 2.5 hours of 'free time'. In this time we had a street-food lunch of bratwurst with mustard and horse radish, visited a beautiful cemetery, bought some 'Mozart' balls (marzipan core dipped in nougat with a chocolate ...
Our second home exchange was in southern Bavaria about 125 kilometres from Munich for 2 weeks. Penny joined us in a large house set in an equally large wooded garden. Pfarrkirchen and other towns in the region are really nice, Passau being my favourite. The buildings are mostly painted pastel colours.
Everywhere is evidence of a strong economy and an ordered society. Everything is spic, span and well maintained. The towns are neat, the countryside productive ...