Holiday Inn Essen City Centre

Frohnhauser Strasse 6, Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 45127, Germany | 4 star hotel
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Shenanigans with Nana-gans! :)

A travel blog entry by beckygooch


... including a bee garden and huge ponds. There were a lake with a huge stage in the middle, with rows and rows of benches; apparently in Summer there is a Lichterfest (light festival) where everything is decorated with candles and there are fireworks, and we very much hope we can see this! We had lots of fun testing all the activities for kids - a cool wheel that moo's and baa's like animals, and a strange bridge like a trampoline that made our legs turn to jelly! ...

The trip plan in my head

A travel blog entry by shi_ra

... maybe a ship, to set over to South America, Argentinia.
I would travel up the Americas, through Brasil and Peru, Costa Rica. I would love to travel by boat through the Carribean Sea.
Then up through Mexico, the USA and Kanada. From Alaska I woul go over the Pacific Ocean to Russia.
From there down, through Japan, maybe South Korea, China. Would love to go down to Australia, but I don't know if this will be to much.
I would ...

Bridge Walk

A travel blog entry by jklezok


... modern archetecture that you saw randomly placed all over. Conrad dropped us off on his way to running some errands and we had a good 3 hour walk, with wonderful views of Recklinghausen and the surrounding area. At the end we had what would become a typical snack on this trip - 'Coffee und kuchen' every 2 hours. This is probably the first place we saw dogs in a restaurant. Cute little Cocker Spaniel just waiting for his master to ...

Bike ride

A travel blog entry by jklezok


On our second day, Conrad took us on a 18km bike ride through Recklinghausen. Most of their bike paths are off the street. Some share the sidewalk and others share the road. All are well signed for us newbies. I hadn't been on a bike in a long time. I was surprised I made it all the way.

Star Wars Celebration Europe

A travel blog entry by jaclyn.brian


... from the festivities, still catered to the fans staying there, and was probably the best hotel value in town that weekend. The first night, I took a walk around the area and found...that it was very quiet. Calm before the storm, I suppose.

As with any convention, I went into Star Wars Celebration with a specific set of objectives. Get signatures from Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Ben Burtt. Make it into the major panels. ...

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This 4 star hotel, located in the Westviertel area of Essen, is near Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen.
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