Hotel Am Bismarck - Mannheim
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... 2 sensations possible.
1: You arrive in the hotel and take a shower. 2: After your long long shower you go out and ask for a big glass of beer. Success guaranteed.
By the way, as there was no room available in the hotel I got one of the "Holiday houses.
See the pictures,
Tomorrow direction Heidelberg and pick up the GPS support again.
... br> And than the jump to Nierstein. It was great ! I'm feeling stronger everyday.
The condition is growing so my confidence as well.
Yesterday I heard about a question: How are the legs of Henk. Does he have problems !
Let me explain how it works ! Of course the first week everyday your legs are loaded with acid. The change from a regular tour in your ...
... We only realised our mistake as we came up on the Karlsruhe outskirts and to avoid the traffic jam on the other side we looped around and through the neighbouring town of Durlach. We ended up arriving at 1pm after a 40 minute detour and the car was especially warm in the sun.
Speyer and Sinsheim have between them some of the finest examples of technical engineering in Germany. By that I mean everything from bicycles, motorbikes, cars, trucks, ...
... lying on the grass, soaking up the sun. It's weird to see a woman sitting with a bikini on with no sight of beach around, but sunbaking is still pretty popular here or so it seems. Steffie came around with a few cool beers as well, which is the perfect way to spend a warm afternoon.
We have another long weekend because Monday is Pentacost or Pfingsten. We get all the good Catholic public holidays so I guess religion isn't all that bad. Because supermarkets are closed ...
... answer a few questions on their Australian knowledge. Steffie organised everybody to sing the national anthem and I was surprised that I still knew most of the words. I have forgotten the Candian national anthem already. It was a really good evening.
On Sunday, Basti, Christian and I went and played football as per usual and after lunch Steffie and I headed into Mannheim to catch up with some people from Couchsurfing. I haven't been very involved with Couchsurfing since I left ...