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Our long weekend ended in Heidelberg which is one of our favorite cities so far. After finding our hotel and parking about a half mile away, we stopped for lunch at Cafe Romantic. As it turns out, it wasn't very romantic at all and left disappointed, but we moved on to the bridge and then the castle. We found the funicular train which took us to the caste and explored the castle ...
3. das Känguru - kangaroo
4. das Stinktier - skunk (stinky animal)
5. das Faultier - sloth (lazy animal)
6. das Erdmännchen - meerkat (earth little man)
7. der Stachelschwein - porcupine (spike pig)
I took along my Canon 700D with Steffie's EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 lens. She got the lens as part of her kit along with the Canon 1000D and the usual ...
... town center has some really nice old buildings, however, they need to be taken care of.
Also most shops are especially made for tourists, esp. for Asian ones. Asian employees work in the shops and there are Asian letters on the windows. That at least to me is a definite turn off as after all it is Heidelberg, a town famous for its history, culture and university. I guess though that everything changes over time.
The Christmas markets ...
... and in the end had to admit defeat. Rewind the story here.... We asked Conny to buy these for us a few months ago as cheaper and easier from Germany and we would pay her back once we arrived at her place. Cheeky lady!!! But Ric and I were very grateful for the gift. Cristiana and Hermann had also given us a little present when we had left. We opened this too. It was the two hand made (by Cristiana) boiled egg warmers that we loved and used while we stayed there. Also ...
... gross but very interesting. The last lecture was a maths lecture where she taught us about the different ways you can incorporate proper math sums into the lesson, without just making the children copy everything down, so that was also quite interesting. Then we came home, made supper and watched a movie called Warm Bodies.
Today (11.06) I woke up and my cold was back, so I wasn't feeling to well. We decided to go to Primark(a clothing ...