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- Drycleaning onsite
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- Smoking rooms available
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... never to go on that kind of tour, no matter how decrepit we become. We have enough independence in us to resist such a tour. It sounded ghastly. Also bought some more Loratadine hay fever tablets. We've discovered they sell 100 hay fever tabs here for $15 Aus. I pay four times that in Melbourne, so who is making all the profit? We met some people at the hotel also headed for the Richard Rohr cruise. They were catching a taxi, but we decided to train it, which we ...
... trying to keep the hatred alive. Also chatted to the guy behind the bar at hotel Wyndham. He is a Bulgarian engineer who is working in hospitality to improve his English language skills, so he can get a job in IT here in Germany. Says his English isn't as good as it should be but also volunteered the fact that he speaks seven languages in all. Cologne has a lovely feel to it. More friendly than Berlin. Berlin felt more like Sydney to me and Cologne feels more like ...
... in we head over the bridge covered in padlocks to visit the cathedral. It must have been one of the few buildings to remain after Cologne was heavily bombed.
Lovely city..so we hopped on the inevitable tourist bus which zipped us round the sights...
Dinner at another beer hall...very different from the others. Beer is served in a 0.2l ...
... Anyway I said to David, lucky the king is still a 'K' or we would be buggered trying to remember what they stand for! As it is I'm thinking of 'D' for damsel...Queen :)
We continued on to the Chocolate museum located on the river where we were to board the river boat ride. Unfortunately we had to wait for close to 2 hours before getting a seat but we enjoyed sitting in the sun and having another cuppa.
It was worth the wait and we appreciated ...
... railings and parked along the street and at the station. People riding to and from work, shops, visiting etc. Even in business suits or dresses. Even on the phone, with no hands, or carrying all of the shopping home. Lots of customised bikes too... Prams or carts on the front, bikes with two seats and one set of pedals... Fun to see - and there is no dawdling - it's GO or STOP. We had to be very alert at the road ...