Travel Blogs from Basel
... No way! Couldn't find the other one that was on the map. So back to the touristy area that I'd previously shunned, for 2 expensive and not very nice coffees at 4.20 Euro each, at La Rotonde" bar. However it had beautifully clean toilets and free wifi. Then Bryan had a beer before heading back down the road to catch another TER train to Geneva.
The train traveled past Lake Du Bourget as we headed north to Geneva. The train seemed to follow a river ...
... to wait up for me, as I get in at 9.27pm and then I have to checkin etc, and that we’d just catch up tomorrow, because she’d probably also want to settle in after a big flight. I did send her a welcome to Switzerland Yodel. Ha ha.
Anyways I was getting to all my blog this morning, and now I can get all of them done, because this final leg of the trip goes for ...
... was no bike space on any of the Paris bound trains for tomorrow. Our schedule was kaput! Unless we were able to collapse the bikes down to make them fit as normal baggage. Huge pain in the butt though! And not sure where we can find bike bags. We tried to cycle to our way to the hotel, but once again, a road closure forced us elsewhere. We ended up by the zoo where the town map seems to imply there are two headed giraffes. There are ...
... We took a cute little ferry across the river it only takes about 5 mins and then we went to a little pub and had beer and a pretzel. I was starting to get that dizzy feeling you get from jet lag and not enough sleep but ice cream seemed to help. We wandered through a few stores and then eventually walked back to Laura's place. She's staying at Martin's tonight so I can have her bed. I'm on my own for the day tomorrow while she works, then we're off for the weekend to ...
Sunday 1st June 2014
We were ready for the off as we had booked the lock for 10am and we said our farewell's to Lynn and Carolyn. The VNF man turned up early so we went through at 9.40 and as we left John sang "We’ll meet again" to Lynn and Carolyn, such good people, and hopefully we will meet again in Holland. The VNF man took us through 5 locks and a lifting ...
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