Travel Blogs from Wangen
... a video of all the kids going nuts with Stephie and Jo calmly folding washing in amongst it all. It was nice to get a chance to talk to Lina and Fionn. I'm not sure how much English they have (I think Marco said Lina has quite a bit) but neither were letting on and both were a little shy. Nice kids though and they quickly got the hang of Bronte and Flynn. The next morning was Marco's birthday. We didn't know, so no present from ...
Sun 7/27-tues 7/29 Sunday it was still raining as we drove out of Switzerland, drove through Lichtenstein and Austria, ending up in Meersburg, Germany on the Bodensee, the largest lake in Europe bordered by Switzerland, Austria and Germany. We are staying at a cute hotel, almost more like a B&B up above the lake. The lake view rooms were quite expensive, so, not thinking we would be spending much time sitting around, we opted for the garden view. It was our own little cottage! ...
... there was not a great deal to see.
We had a lot of people come to speak to us about the van, including some real life (to us) cowboys!
We left the site and visited Ottenbeuren on the way out, we had been told by a local to go see the Monastery, it was an impressive building - one of the largest in Germany... She also recommended some other places to visit but we will come to them next..
... ended the evening with a nice dinner at a place called Lokremise.. a circular building that was formerly a locomotive repair shop, now a bar, restaurant, theatre and outdoor cinema. Very cool. Sunday , after sleeping in a little longer than Nina had planned, we headed to the town of Appenzell to meet up with a colleague of Nina's for a hike up to the Aescher Hotel and Restaurant .. a destination point ...
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 ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Oberwirt Wangen
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