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After our trip to Solingen and Cologne between Christmas and New Years we returned to Bielefeld where we spent our time exploring what the area had to offer.
A couple of the highlights included;
- Our first snow for the year, including the first snowball fight!
- Sparrenburg (Bielefeld) Castle which was originally built in the 13th century.
- Hermannsdenkmal Monument, which is large monument to Hermann ...
... very low key affair with a family breakfast of bread rolls, cheese, meats and jams. We all then went to a small zoo in Bielefeld that houses German animals including bears, wolves, foxes, lynx, beavers and and deer. We had a pleasant morning exploring the zoo before returning home where a feast of cakes and other sweets kindly cooked by Oma (grandmother in German, this is Petra mother) awaited us.
... of Frankfurt on Friday evening landing in Townsville around Sunday lunchtime. The funeral is Monday morning and he then flies out of Townsville Monday afternoon and arriving back in Bielefeld Tuesday evening in time to spend Christmas eve with the family. It is important he returns for Christmas Eve as this when they celebrate Christmas in ...
Bielefeld to Berlin
We met our German family
the Rosenthal's on Wednesday afternoon at the Bielefeld train station where
they were waiting on the platform with large banners welcoming us to their
home. The kids were very excited. We stayed overnight with the Rosenthals and
they treated us to a traditional feast of ...
... in the one particular terrace or cafe, not out on the grass.
The choice of saunas, pools, hot tubs and steam baths was good though, and I had a good massage.
And the views and fresh air were great. It was on a hill overlooking forests.
Also, I had forgotten my sunglasses so it was hard to read my book in the glaring (lovely) sun. The guy from reception was very friendly and lent me a pair of sunglasses from ...