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It was much cooler during the night so we were able to sleep better. We spent a while drying off the silver screens and bikes etc. I had to wash my crocs as they still had gravel in them. We then had a lovely 29 mile drive through the Eifel Forest, sunny but cooler. We stopped a couple of times just to take in the view and smell the pine trees, in one spot they were logging and it was just like ...
... Tomorrow the conditions look much better. Nice weather and no serious wind will bring me to Dueren approx 80 km into Germany.
Roermond surprised me ! A very nice place with a long interesting history !
Now I'm preparing the blog watch the Dutch hockey team (ladies) and prepare fot tomorrow!
Mare en Auke de gevulde koek heeft mij flink op weg geholpen :-)
... in Germany if you search out the fantastic bakeries and pubs. Walked all the way back to the hotel, checked out then set of along the Autobahn to Koblenz. Parked and walked the bridge over the Rhine, grabbed another coffee and a ham roll, a bit of a walk then off to Aachen. Aachen has a huge Dom (cathedral) and the ...
We were having all the luck today. Vibekes husband forgot to order the taxi he offered to drive us to the train. This was after Don had a Romanian gypsy come into the front yard while he was smoking to try and take Reno items. The gypsy was so friendly and was nearly walking out with the stuff when Don called out to the owner. At the station we met a Danish couple heading to the airport. We asked where to buy a ticket and they used theirs to punch us on as well as guiding us off ...
... the centre of Darmstadt. The artists designed their own houses and some peculiarly impractical yet fascinating public buildings. Much to the chagrin of Herr und Frau, I think I managed to have a pee against most of them.
Erroneous Bosch? not this time.
Next stop Den Bosch, Frau's final quest, after last year's cock up, to find the art of Hieronymus Bosch.
Tot de volgende keer,