Astra Hotel Dusseldorf
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- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... museum ...well, not Al...but I only wanted to go to the shop...our guide last time and this time said don't miss it and they were right. Nothing we can't get in the states but it's a local tradition and the chocolates are DELICIOUS!! So...be nice...I have treats to share!!
We did the "pub crawl" - and that is using the term broadly - I guess they meant 13 senior citizens walking slowly through ...
... tells the story. Europe has so much history.
We arrived in Cologne at noon, and after another delicious lunch we headed off on a tour of the city, which is dominated by the Cologne Cathedral. One word for the Cathedral - WOW!!! Us Catholics sure know how to spend the peasants money!!...:-)
We stopped at a local cafe & tried the local beer, Kolsch, which they traditionally ...
... will never be finished because of the magnitude of the maintenance task - in fact two sides had scaffolding up to support the ongoing maintenance program. It's front facade covers 750 sq metres and has 10,000 sq metres of lead light windows. It suffered 14 direct bomb hits during the war but was rebuilt. We declined the invitation the climb the 560 steps for what is reported as breathtaking views from the southern spire. I expect the climb up is more breathtaking than the ...
... could get to cure Amy's sore throat. I'm no doctor but I would guess she's getting strep. The pharmacist gave both Amy and Mary some liquid remedy to be taken a few times a day.
We decided to head down to the river to grab lunch where there was a 1/4 mile long street filled with tables under tents serving up beer and different foods. From here we could see the Kirmes am Rhein, Europes largest fun fair (carnival). This was our planned activity for the ...
... small compared to the Columbus Zoo but I still loved it. There are too many favorite/funny parts to choose just one to be my absolute favorite but I really enjoyed the Botanical Garden.. It was this huge rain forest exhibit that had wild birds just everywhere. It felt like I was in sauna and our phones & cameras started fogging up from the moisture in the air! The badgers were insane and acting like they were on drugs, it was ...