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... Kunstverein (Art club). The first was really cool especially the photos from Henk Wildschut. We even got to hear a grand piano solo and the second one was a bit gory. It is sort of weird how you get over the initial shock of seeing photos of war zones and the video installations were weird. In one of them a group of well-dressed upper class teenage girls completely destroy the walls in a changing room for no apparent ...
Locks and intermittent internet have resulted in a backlog of postings so I will provide a short summary of our travels with photos. After leaving Rudesheim we cruised to Miltenberg on the Main river and then to Rothenburg and visited a Medieval town still surrounded by a huge wall. This was like going back in time with all of the buildings built as far back as the 12th century. We cruised on finally reaching the Continental divide some 400 meters above sea ...
... had the ferry to our selves so there was plenty of room to wander around and sit where ever you like.
There was plenty of photo opportunities while cruising down this river and thank god for digital cameras or you would waste a lot of film.
Back on the coach and made our way to Heidelberg where we checked out the local culture, beer and wine before heading on to Mannheim.
Onto the coach again and next ...
... us directly to our destination. One hiccup in the trip was the stop to re-fill the tank. I filled it an the pump stopped automatically when it was full. I pulled the trigger once more to keep filling and the pump stopped automatically again - filled. We continued to the Hertz office.
All was fine with the car except that the fuel gauge showed 7/8 tank. But I had just filled it. I told Buddy I would go and fill it to make sure so he gave me back the keys and James and ...
... during that time we went a little crazy with the sightseeing. We visited every castle in the region, plus a few museums in Mannheim and Stuttgart. Along with Steffie, he made my 30th birthday pretty memorable with a bit of step sweeping!
Switzerland. During Simon's stay, we drove down to Lake Constance and through Switzerland to Sion to visit Dave and Louiselle. We spent a magical week exploring the ...