Travel Blogs from Mulhouse
... us that the fireworks were on July 31 and Not August 1. As a result, we did not go to basel for the fireworks.
But we are going today to stomp around one I our favourite Swiss cities. Let's see how we make out........okay - we arrived in Mannheim to make our connection on the ICE (Inter-City-Express) to Basel. Let's see if this driver can drive 'er over 300kph. I'll be watching.
Underway at 8:36am........well, I ...
We left our luxurious campsite reluctantly and are now back in France where our adventure began. The drive was long, but interesting. We passed by Lake Constance which looked very nice as a place to visit. The Zepplin was invented there and there are museums and airship rides! We saw two airships over the lake. Our route took us around the Swiss boarder, so close we almost entered once or twice! (It costs so we were avoiding it) Mrs Sat ...
... place here breeds and rehabilitates the monkeys and reintroduces them to the wild. Lovely weather again, and beautiful in the forest. Thought we would then drive the 15mins up the hill to the Haute Konigsberg castle for lunch. We had a picnic lunch we had bought with us. An hour and a half later we parked the car. Didn't realise that 20000 others had decided to do the same thing. The road was narrow and nobody could turn around. I found ...
... of old concrete bunkers and shelters here and of course cemeteries. Beautiful area, in the thick forest. Pictures at the site show how bare it was after a few years of war though. Apparently there was a front here from the very early days of the war right through to 1918. So they were really bogged down in this area, which stretches down to Hartmanswillenkopf, a ...
Spent the day driving through the Alsace wine route. Lots of little towns, all with old castles and half timbered houses. Kaysersberg was a good example, just on the edge of the Vosges Mountains. Around this area their are also a lot of war memorials and cemeteries from both world wars. Around here are the remnants of the Maginot line, a line of underground forts and huge gun turrets ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed