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On Saturday as a way to change gears, I convinced Steffie to come and do the Bis-Whiz with me. She set a time of 56min 42sec for the climb and 2hrs 20min for the whole thing. Not bad considering her last climb took her exactly an hour.
Hopefully we can ride out the rest of this week, knock off the remaining stuff and get away clean next Sunday!
... it left! Lets see if I can do better than 32 minutes for the climb, but I don't think by much!
11:45 - Arrive Bismarkplatz, walk into the Altstadt.
12:00 - Arrive Kornmarkt, start climbing the stairs!
12:06 - Arrive Schloss
12:12 - Start of Himmelsleiter
12:32 - Königstuhl Summit then across the ridgeline.
13:10 - On The tram at Bismarkplatz.
If I don't go crazy in the next 2 weeks, then I will survive the next 3 years!
... at Chads and they were ready to leave!
Following a racing trip through the supermarket for food and alcohol for the remainder of our stay we caught a taxi from K-town to meet them there, we literally had no idea where the taxi driver had dropped us. Certain we were not at the right place and with no phone service we decided we would knock and get directions before we went walking anywhere.. Nope, good work, we had the right place. The place was so dark ...
Today we took a trip to the small but beautiful town of Heidelberg, most well known for its castle. We had lunch in a German restaurant, where I had cordon bleu. After lunch we took a long walk up to the castle. Although partly destroyed it was still beautiful, we went on a guided tour through the castle and saw many wonderful sites, especially the gardens where we had a wonderful view over the ...
... took direction Karlsruhe where we arrived at 6:30 pm, we looked for a camping on the GPS and found one about half an hour afterwards. It was near a lake and must be popular cause it was full of German campers and caravans. We were pretty tired, so after a quick bite, some reading and watching a few episodes of The Big Bang we went to ...