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Before we left Strasburg we visited RSI Video Technologies, a company that supplies goods to Gilly's employer Clive, as Gilly wanted to meet the people that he spends a lot of time on the phone with doing business.
They were very friendly and we were supplied with croissants and coffee before being given a tour around the factory which Gilly found very interesting even if Les and myself did not!!
Eventually we ...
The rain is still torrential this morning. It is just like when we were camping in Lauterbrunen in Switzerland when the valley was swept away in the floods. Within about 5 minutes we have crossed the Rhine and now in Germany. As we start to climb out of the valley into the Black Forest the scenery becomes alpine. The houses are mostly wooden chalet type and every so often there are shops ...
... On the way we were treated to
cheese and wine.
On arrival we were shown up to our own private dining room
for a very fancy lunch. Corinne’s brother and his wife, Urs and Regula,
serenaded both Corinne and Grandfather, whilst other relatives recited home
written poems about the two of them. All very formal and all very in German. A
three course meal later we all said our good byes and headed on our separate
Stef and Jan arrived early this morning having left Champfer
at 5.00 in the morning. After putting up their tiny little tent we grabbed our
bicycles and head out for a cruise around the shores of Lake Constance. Some
statistics: The Lake is 63kms long and 14kms wide and 250 meters deep at its
deepest. Needless to say we were never going to ride around the whole ...
... br> We were hoping to take a quick detour to Liechtenstein but missed the turn and there was no highway exit for nearly 50km so we didn’t turn around. Crossing the border into Austria wasn’t much of a change from Germany or Switzerland. Our first stop was the historic town of Bregenz on the edge of Bodensee (Lake Konstanz, the third biggest lake in Western Europe). The was the first town we left the motorhome parked while we went exploring. Given our ...