Travel Blogs from Neuschonau
A day off the bikes! Had a late breakfast, no other guests eating then they arrived much later, must be a short cycle leg for them today. Made our way down to the old town waterfront on the Danube; found our boat, the Sissi, to do a cruise up and down the Danube. There are dozens of large cruise boats in town, some doing day cruises, others are ...
... map didn't show that!! PM- Left our Donauworth - Passau bikes at the Achat Hotel, went and picked up our new bicycles for the next stage Passau - Vienna. Seems that different companies run different stages along the Danube and so have different bikes & maps! I now have a "proper" bike,Lana still has a "step through", she says she is quite happy with that! ...
This place is absolutely beautiful and I am using this as my principal excuse. The fact that I am an imbecile does play a part, and, of course, leaving ahead of the group didn’t help.
Even the rain (light showers really) didn’t deter ...
Wow, what a morning! The exhibits in the Gäubodenmuseum in Straubing were extraordinary; the Roman objects found buried there in 1950 are amazing! Metal breastplates, knee guards, shin guards, helmets, swords, silver coins etc in perfect condition. The Romans settled here in 70 AD and called the place "Sor-viodurum" The Danube trail is well signposted, we have only lost it several times, mostly entering or leaving a city. ...
... cycles I left the machine as I found it, which appeared to be a normal cycle. It was at this juncture that the most amazing thing happened. My oversize wash tablet became lodged between the lower portion of glass viewing window and the rubber seal effectively removing it from the wash cycle. What to do? Despite pressing a number of buttons I couldn't stop Lara Croft who once started was determined to complete her mission. Now short on change, I exited once again to the ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking