Travel Blogs from Bascharage
Today the weather is dull and grey but we are still in our shorts......perfect weather for some schnapps shopping. We all piled into one motorhome and headed for the town of Zweisel to visit the famous schnapps shop. This shop is a tourist attraction in its own right ! Filled to the brim with their own brand if schnapps which comes in flavours labelled "lusty granny" and "lusty mama " and many more. Sampling is a must and you only have to glance ...
Today we drove to Egging which is in the heart of Bavaria, the weather now is very and sunny. We arrived around lunch time and opted for a nice lazy afternoon reading and relaxing. It was warm but I still managed to complete my run with David accompanying me on his bike. The campsite e at staying at is excellent we have booked in for 3 nights so that we can explore the area. I have now got 3 very angry insect bites it happens me every time ...
... remembers hearing the motors stop and everyone around running for cover before the bomb could explode. He said he remembers a V-2 (ballistic rocket) going off in Liège too, which was a particular target. These made no noise and gave no warning, because their propellant ran out at an altitude of 60 miles or more and the rocket came down at over 2000 mph. The blast caused huge devastation.
Meanwhile Mrs. François was a young German girl, whose father worked in ...
... was hopeful that we might fall within the "late" period. We waited until 4:20 and gave up on that idea.) Still, I now knew that the 100 would be leaving at 5:10, so if I couldn't figure anything else out, we'd get home by 6:15.
I tried a couple of other ideas and did end up running after a bus at one point, but in the end we took the 100 bus at 5:10. It wasn't a terrible thing: it wasn't too cold, it wasn't raining, nobody had to use the bathroom. It ...
... mother spoke some English, but most of the
time we talked with translations.
A delicious dinner awaited.
Finally home about 9.30 pm, when we then looked at Natalie's
pictures of her trip to Morrocco.
This time re-newing a friendship that had been all too short the first time was now over again. But how rewarding.
Tomorrow we have to leave home at 4.30 am to check in for the flight
to Sicily!!! Gulp.