BEST WESTERN PLUS Grand Hotel Victor Hugo
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Checked out of hotel Best Western drove all day to Metz thr Nancy. Stayed off Tool rds. Long drive at first but got faster as we took dual carriage. I got suck today. Had to take medication Lovely drive thro rural countryside. Stopped for Hamburger in Quick cafe. And got hotel free wifi to book hotel. Drove on to Metz and got Comfort inn hotel. 58$ good value. Lovely hotel. Smelly ...
... house but it had great food. Half the tour group went there so they were inundated! It took the owner a while to get our order and while he was running around we were tying very hard to decipher the menu...literally using the Rick Steve's grammar book to determine what was there. The ladies at the table next to use were very interested in what we were doing and about 15 minutes into it, Greta decided to give us a helping ...
Don and Cindy are making really good Rick Steve's participants, and Andrea called them "virgins" tonight! Don could hardly believe it...he said "I have been called a lot of things but never that!"...everyone laughed!
Tomorrow is a long tour day...up and out by 8:00 and back to the hotel at 6:30. Time for bed!
Love ya all,
Dar, Mary, Don and Cindy
... in the background and the fortress walls.
After the tour the kids had burgers for lunch and we had coffee and cake opposite the Palace of the Grand Duke. We were in time for the changing of the guard.
Luxembourg is only a little bigger than Malta, so we were done in no time. We decided to visit Metz next.
Metz is a picturesque old town with a river running through it and ...
... had recoiled on firing. I tried to imagine the smell of gunpowder, the smoke it created and felt rather glad to have been born in the swinging sixties! Yes, I know, only just....but nevertheless!
From the casements, we walked along the Chemin de la Corniche, apparently known as "the most beautiful balcony of Europe". It was effectively a walk along the outer rampart of the city looking straight down into the valleys on either side ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center