Travel Blogs from Wangen
141 miles in two days - awesome cycling in glorious weather. From Oberppass to Lake Constance - long sweeping downhills, an unexpected six mile climb, stunning mountain backdrop, through a huge gorge, meadows, farmland, pretty villages. And all the while the Rhine grows from a small stream to a fast flowing, wide river. We burn the calories, so much so Jim has two pizzas for dinner! Me, the ...
... And there were spas and hoses. After lying on spa beds our legs felt like jelly - all soft and relaxed, ready to be punished on some hills! And punished they were! Within five minutes of starting our ride, it was straight up a super steep hill. The ride was undulating for most of the day, but my super-relaxed post-thermal baths legs weren't really feeling it - well not until lunch time anyway. Maybe there is some truth in ...
... the more I waited for them to get bored and move on, the more they gathered. Fortunately there was an alternative route and only a few extra miles. So far 341 miles covered and 10,000 feet of ascent. This morning (26th) has started with blue sky and brilliant sunshine - with breakfast in the conservatory. Today's ride ends at Lake Constance and tomorrow's a rest ...
... m gonna do another multi-day hike soon, but I hope I'll be prepared better and with that can enjoy the trek even more, but even on this trek with the bad preparation the few great moments it had made up for all the pain and walking on a limp for some days after the hike. I can definitely recommend this trek (here's the link: click), because it's very diversified and although I got lost once for a while it is well-signposted! I ...
... a wander, coffee and bun sitting on the banks of the Rhine then moved on. Despite our rather pedestrian pace we still arrived at our stopover for the night, Schaffhausen, about 12:20pm. Dropped our bags and bikes and went for lunch in the rather flash mall. Being a Sunday only the food places were open. No such thing as 7 days a week trading here. They seem to survive ok without it. Walked up (291 steps) to the top ...
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Other places to stay in Wangen
Bodenseestrae 7, Wangen | Hotelfrom $148
Max-Fischer-Strasse 4 88239 , Wangen | 4 star hotelfrom $157
Hauptstrasse 30, Wangen | Hotelfrom $106
Schonhalde 2, Wangen | Hotelfrom $86
Postplatz 2, Wangen | 3 star hotelfrom $151