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- Pets allowed
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... Into the hallway of the Thiesing residence my suitcases stood awaiting Norbert to take me to the Short-Distance rail only a kilometer from their house by 1pm to take me to the Essen Hbf where the Long- distance ICE arrived at 14:23 to Hannover.
Essen is a buzzing Main station replete with food halls, opportunities for snacks , savoury and sweet as only the Germans can organize. Spotting the Nordsee Seefood Snack bar my stomach made the familiar sounds too ...
... Uncle Freddie would be to see his nephew try on those clothes. Some of them are travelling home to Australia with me, because only so much can fit into a suitcase.
We concluded my stay in Gladbeck at the family's favourite restaurant with roasted goose and all the trimmings, which was featured on the national calendar for St Martin's ...
Norbert took me on a nostalgic tour of my early childhood to the age of 11, visiting the town centre, the primary schools that I had attended and 57 Duererstrasse - my former home!
Another highlight in the afternoon was visiting my Mother's youngest brother Arnold in Wuelfenrath which was about an hour and a half's drive away via the autoban. We picked up Auntie Mia on the way, the widow of my Mother's other brother - ...
After almost missing my train from Herzogenrath to Gladbeck, I was relieved to experience a Regional train which is generally far more crowded with local commuters. It was a joy to be reunited with my cousin Brunhild (from my Mother's side) in the nigh darkness.
Norbert and Brunhild welcomed me to their home and we made plans for the following ...
... 8217;s Bummelzug were now charging) and the craic positively flowed. We caught the 302 tram up to the stadium, ever-so-slightly the worse for wear, but positively looking forward to the match. Why was the game being staged in Gelsenkirchen? Because whether boom or bust, the local side Schalke 04 have always been one of the best supported teams in Germany. And in the Veltins Arena they have a stadium commensurate with such fervent backing, an ...