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Yes, it had to be done and we did it. We finished our list of things to see and departed Lahr this morning but not before checking out where the Canadian Casserne was (my work place, the schools and the CANEX grocery store/department store). We also found what was the Officer's Mess which is now apparently serving as a home for social welfare types (if I understood correctly). ...
... Nonnenweir and headed for Illhausern and Riquewhir, two wonderful Alsacian old towns along the famous "Route des Vins d'Alsace" Even though the auberge were we wanted to have lunch was closed for their holiday, we enjoyed a wonderful meal at an adjacent restaurant.
Riquewhir only 13 km down the way was the icing on the cake. It reinforced in our minds once again that is every ...
We awoke to a foggy day but as we headed south after breakfast, we drove out of the fog when we climbed and back into it when we descended. That lasted for several hours until the daytime heating took care of the problem and as previously mentioned, we had yet another super weather day. We drove through the hills of Saarland, through the town of Mettlach (famous for ...
... there it was closed. Back to Brig and taking the car-train at the Lotschberg Tunnel and on to Grindelwald for the night. Unfortunately the clouds were hanging low over the mountains so we couldn't see the tops.
Maybe tomorrow we might see Jungfrau and or the Eiger, a 13,000ft mountain overlooking the village.
When we got up this morning the tops of the mountains were clear and we could see the tops ...
... could only see it from the outside,
and it was under pretty major construction. I'm sure it's very
impressive, but our timing was just a bit off. The rest of Freiburg was
pretty built up and commercialized, mostly due to it being a college
town I'm sure. It wasn't one of my favorite places in Germany thus far,
but like all German towns, it did have some cool architecture. One
hallmark of the Schwarzwald region is the natural springs. ...