Hotel Garni Schacherer
Travel Blogs from Mullheim
... here before, there was a sense of familiarity about the place.
There was a quick visit to the tourist information office then a short nip into the Coop grocery and we were in our way again. We had no real targets to hit but James was hoping conditions were suitable for a float down the Rhine on more.
First item of business though was a bit of sustenance. In the market in the town square we picked up some cheese, ...
... 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 ...
Today we left Eguisheim after a night of rain. So far it seems to rain at night and be sunny in the day. Everything is really green and fresh. Drove through the Vosges Mountains today, up some of the roads the Tour de France travelled a couple of weeks ago. You can see why they take drugs...... Came across an old WW1 battle site called Tete de Faux. There were still ...
... ground. You can also still see the old trenches from 1914-18. The town itself is very pretty, with the obligatory castle ruin on the hill and miles of vines. Actually, we had the French president here today, with the German equivalent, to commemorate 100 yrs to the day since Germany declared war on France. So there were police and Blackhawk helicopters all over the place. ...
Our second morning in Beaune started the same as the first! Breakfast of chocolate croissants and quiche in our courtyard. We then checked out and drove to Eguisheim via Besancon. Beautiful drive, the French countryside is exquisite. The summer days are warm and long, but the country is lush and green. Eguisheim is a medieval town, the birth place of winemaking in Alsace, and the birthplace of pope Leon 9th, if that excites you. We more ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed