Hotel Fuerstenhof, Leipzig
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... walking the streets we heard a street band singing 'Jambalaya, Crawfish Pie, File Gumbo'. David put some money in their hat, and they then proceeded to play "The Weight" by The Band. Soooo maybe I should have bought a German dictionary for the trip. For dinner I was using my free German/English app and I thought I ordered a salad. Nope. It was tomato ...
... oil fine. Fun chasing the Czech arctics on the faster roads they seem to be limited to about 70mph. Finished earlier today just over 400 miles but is either somewhere I now on route Colditz straight into a hotel out for snack and beer or push on an extra 70 miles to Dresden and struggle to find a hotel. Sorry put pictures on next day. Plus on digital ...
... of Robert's lieder. Again, there were no English translations, but it was cool to hear Schumann's music in a room where he used to present his music to the publicl. But we definitely overestimated how much time we would need to spend here so we have changed our plans a little bit and will be hopping on a train to Prague tomorrow!
Don't freak out mom.
... guide as hugely knowledgeable about the castle and a lot of the prisoners held there including the first British soldier to escape, Airey Neave. He went on to become an MP and was murdered by the IRA.
More info on the castle here - http://www.schloss-colditz.com/
On leaving the castle I headed back down the steep & windy cobbled...you get the message...
Yup, took the very same wrong turning......there's a lesson there I think!!!
... a special arched doorwaynfor his birthday, with a stone likeness of Luther. The visit to Wittenberg is completed with a look at the site where an oak tree was once planted. When Luther was issued with a warning of his imminent ex-communication, he is believed to have set the letter on fire, where upon the following day an oak tree was planted.
We return rather hungry to Leipzig for a late meal before settling in for the ...
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