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Our long weekend ended in Heidelberg which is one of our favorite cities so far. After finding our hotel and parking about a half mile away, we stopped for lunch at Cafe Romantic. As it turns out, it wasn't very romantic at all and left disappointed, but we moved on to the bridge and then the castle. We found the funicular train which took us to the caste and explored the castle ...
... seen a proper one!
I have to say that my favourite animals are the birds of prey and the Riesenseeadler or Steller's Sea Eagle was amazing. The flamingos were also good to see as well as the kangaroos. It's always funny to think that animals from Australia are somehow exotic like a toucan, but the Germans love them! Germans have weird names for animals sometimes like:
1. Der Waschbär - raccoon (wash bear)
2. Raubtiere - ...
My mum, a friend of her and I took a day tour to visit the Christmas markets in Heidelberg and to hopefully have nice weather for some pictures.
I remember that I visited Heidelberg some years ago in summer and that I did not like it as it was so full of tourists.
It is funny how sometimes when you think of a place you are full of joy and sometimes you just do not like a place at all.
I guess Heidelberg is a mixture.
... with hot and one with cold choices. It wasn’t overly expensive, but also not so cheap (a good tip…after 6pm each evening the whole deal is reduced by 40%!!!). The variety was amazing and the food tasted fantastic. Definitely worth it and you can see the effort that goes into the creating and cooking! They also offer a lunch bar where you can buy takeaway rolls and bagels etc.
The palace in Karlsruhe is amazing, a huge expanse of land with ...
... chill and live in this city full of students, amazing place. If you have more time you can visit Stuttgart or cross the boarder and visit Strasbourg!
We continued our trip to Europa-park, which was our destination in the first place!
We woke up in the morning, Elodie woke up also, she made tons of crepes with strabewerries and nutella, sugar, whatever, rolled up into alumni foil and wished us to have a great day in amusement park, which was really amazing!