Hotel Spalentor Basel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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... us that the fireworks were on July 31 and Not August 1. As a result, we did not go to basel for the fireworks.
But we are going today to stomp around one I our favourite Swiss cities. Let's see how we make out........okay - we arrived in Mannheim to make our connection on the ICE (Inter-City-Express) to Basel. Let's see if this driver can drive 'er over 300kph. I'll be watching.
Underway at 8:36am........well, I ...
... it! Fantastic ride. Then headed to Landgastehouse Sternan, at todtmoos, where we were booked in for the night. A bit out of the way, but a really nice place. Ate dinner in their restaurant, probably some of the best meat we have ever eaten in our life. Not expensive at all, either. After dinner, sat on our balcony overlooking a little stream and watched it get dark. Another fantastic day ...
... and met Isabell. We walked through town and hiked up to a point that overlooks everything. It's a lovely town with old houses, churches and a university surrounded by the Black Forest. It's a great place and I'm happy that Isi is having fun being there. Our hike gave us an appetite so we went back to have some food. I had currywurst (sliced sausage with curry ketchup). Taylor had a slightly spicy sausage and ...
... no wifi connection it was fascinating to see the interior of such a beautiful 4 story French home. Breakfast was a beautiful feast with everything having been made "in house" by our hosts - amazingly delicious set on a grand table! Even though we were still in France we felt like we were in Germany as the style of food and language had changed drastically!
As doing our laundry is always on the agenda during a 2 day stopover we were surprised to ...
... in Mulhouse. All the announcements were in French, and as we pulled in, I heard the SNCF jingle. I was beside myself with excitement. I walked extremely fast to the centre of town, absolutely chuffed that I had been in Switzerland and had entered France 'just like that!’. I ran into the Mulhouse Christmas market, so in-between marveling at how everything and everyone was just slightly more French than in Switzerland, I managed to have a mug of ...