Hotel Konigswache - a SNR Hotel
Travel Blogs from Munich
One of the fun things about travel is experiencing the
culture, traditions, cuisine, and the like in other countries. And even though
we certainly are not big imbibers – two drinks is pretty much our definition of
a "wild" night – we have enjoyed the local hooch in places we've visited
throughout the world. So here’s a little
tour if you want to get tipsy in places near and far.
It is ...
Woke at 4:30am, just couldn't sleep. Steve was due to pick me up at 5:45am, when we called him he was just getting up. Yvette says he often sleeps in because he goes to bed too late. He collected me and took me to the airport. I had already checked in so it wasn't a big deal. I got through security and had another 45mins before the plane was boarding. I grabbed a coffee and croissant from Butler's, the croissant was nice and the ...
... for Bob. Back at the hotel, more packing (hoping we aren’t overweight!) and anticipation for tomorrow’s flight home. (Plus plans to sell the boat and return to Italy next year!)
Carry cloth bags, especially if you plan to grocery shop
Keep tissue handy for bathroom stops and ...
... 1933 to 1945. As trains dispatched thousands of victims to the camp, the townsfolk maintained houses, rode bicycles, raised families and ran businesses in the town. Just outside the gates of the camp we found Greek, Sushi and Burger King restaurants. What were they called during the war, when the SS left their offices for dinner? Our guided tour took us through the entrance gate where the ironwork stated, "Arbeiit Macht Frei" (translated: "Work ...
... in her tiny hand she stopped...like instantly. They did this about 3 times... it was hilarious to watch. It was like a switch.
So that was my first day at Oktoberfest. Probably not how the young ones do it these days but it was a good day all the same. I managed to score myself a slight souvenir....scab on my knee from an ungraceful fall when jumping around like an idiot. What can I say....it's the irish in me.
Round 2 tomorrow....hopefully better paced.