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... good, nor is the car as much fun to drive, but it will do. It has a funky emergency brake: it's not on the side of the driver, it's not on the floor, it's a stupid button. Really, a button for an e-brake?
We headed out of town in the direction of Görlitz, Germany, which was part of East Germany before the Wall fell. Mark had found the town in an old Rick Steves' book, but now ol' Ricky doesn't include it in his latest Germany ...
... walking and crossed the pedestrian bridge into Poland where we tried to work out the conversion of the Polish currency into Aussie dollars, then into Euros. Prices seem quite cheap as we'd heard. Might have to do a bit more shopping! Was quite a long walk back to the hotel and as usual we were pooped. We appreciated a rest and I enjoyed a Radler beer, mmmm could get quite used to these.
Later dinner at a nearby burger specialty bar - was good!
GÖRLITZ or ZGORZELEC?
All depends on what side of the Nysa Luzycka river you are on. You could be in either Germany or in Poland.
So just to be sure we covered all of this quaint old town by crossing the footbridge and taking some pictures on each side.
Part of the reason for this trek to this side of Germany was to see if we could gather some ...
... A lady was sticking her middle finger out when mom sped across a red light... she was kind and was trying to say she'll get fined if there is police. We ran back to the station... we made it!
Bautzen was very nice. It's a cute town. We spent 1.5 hours there but saw many things. We were given a free map at the tourist office :) The lady was kind enough to give it to us for free. We got two ice cream there.... trying to relieve my stress ...
Only update were I'm now.
Cut my day a bit short yesterday, because of bad weather. Stopped just short of Goerliz.
120 km, through wet and slippery bikeways, crossing the "Saxon Schweiz", very challenging!
It is 6am now, will have breakfast, the weather looks good, will leave towards Wroclaw Poland, was formerly under German rule called "Breslau ...