Travel Blogs from Neuschonau
... be rained down upon marauders.
The views from the top of the fortress were outstanding, and provided a great perspective on how the rivers coalesce around the city of Passau. We walked down on a gently sloping trail through the dense forest and then took advantage of one more hour to spend some time in this pretty city.
Back on our ship, we began our journey down river, with plans to dock in Vienna tomorrow evening. ...
... around the world (including recent deliveries to the Royal Wedding in the UK).
We enjoyed a great glassmaking demonstration. We took away two interesting things from our tour — first, the glassmaker who showed us his craft had graduated with a physics degree at the top of his class in all of Germany, but has enjoyed glassmaking so much that he is doing this primarily and considering what he may want to do with ...
... straight line along the river, no change of scenery, something of a highway for bicycles if you will. So I just put on my earphones and pedaled without thinking. With all the carbs we ingested we barely needed breaks anyways. After passing by many joggers and the Passau university, we finally arrived in the center of the city. Two things I didn't know about Passau are that it's almost ...
... cobbled stone streets and narrow streets this is a must see. People who did Rothenburg days early commented they thought Cesky was better.
Then it was time for lunch of beer and pork with a potato mash with sauerkrat mixed patty and a moccha cake for desert.
We the had two hours of free time to explore the shops before back to our coach for the 1.5hr trip to Linz to meet the boat. On return we stopped at what was like a duty free shop on ...
... boats that have stopped to let their passengers run amok in town and spend their money. Cruised to the confluence of the the 3 rivers, the Danube, Inn & Ilz rivers, then cruised past wonderful old buildings lining the river banks. Back to our hotel for an afternoon nap. The weather looks good for the rest of the week after some morning drizzle ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking