Guennewig Hotel Esplanade
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Room service
- Non-smoking rooms
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... played songs on an accordion all night while the locals sang along to the songs. We then went to Peter's Brauhaus which was filled with people dressed for the carnival. The beer there was amazing. After Peter's we went to the local kebab shop and had a yufkta and the guy actually baked the bread on the spot for us. We split the kebab and went to sleep not long after, ready for another ...
I had a really good sleep and felt refreshed after the rather tiring first day. I had a shower (hotel showers are just amazing) then went down for breakfast, there was a great selection of food that was a help yourself buffet ranging from a full cooked breakfast to a lighter continental choice or both if you were very hungry, I opted for a cooked breakfast, very similar to a full English but the bacon was cut really thinly, almost see through, the sausages were small ...
... during my journey did speak English very well but I did notice the further out you go from the city the less English people speak, on my visit to Kaiserworth I went to a local bakery to have some lunch and it was a quite difficult to make my order understood, by using hand gestures and pointing at products on display I got what I wanted and a nice smile from the lady serving.
Time to turn in now and recharge my batteries.
... and singing and dancing. Tuesday was a “day out”, so we all crammed onto the coaches nice and early and travelled to the Ruhrmuseum in Essen, and had a tour round the whole museum. This was interesting to look at, but I found that two hours of unsimplified German was too ***********centrate on so early in the morning, and pretty much switched off to it all! We then drove to Centro, a huge shopping centre in Oberhausen. There was a huge food ...
We actually made it. Three months and 16.000 km later we are back home. We alfeady cleaned out the Landy and now are enjoying the clean laundry, free internet and heating (it is relatively cold here). A debriefing will follow, essentially our lessons learned and top tips from this here trip. We are happy to be back home and eager to see where the next few months will take us.