Hotel Schwarzer Bar
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... behind the iron Curtain, and a nine year old me
obsessed with Knight Rider and the A Team. Our teacher at the time
was a bearded bloke called Mr Walker and he had arranged a school
trip up to London to see the production of the Pied Piper of Hamelin
at the National Theatre. I remember it starred Sylvestor McCoy as the
eponymous (anti)hero and the rats were brilliant. Afterward, we all
bought 'make your own' rat masks and ...
Around 90% of Hannover were destroyed during WW2 and when I saw some of
the old houses that remained untouched it really broke my heart as I
could only imagine how pretty this city must have once been.
I hope you will enjoy the (rebuilt) remains as much as I did.
After work some colleages and I went out and walked through the city center down to the Marschsee. There was a festival and we were curious to see it.
We ended up sitting around the Maschsee having a nice conversation and watching people passing.
It was a nice evening and when I went back to the hotel ...
... roadworks and German rockers returning from the Wacken festival. There seemed to be a trend of homemade Wacken logos on the cars using Duck tape, some more successfully than others. However it was great to finally pull up to smiles from James & Mandy as we arrived for a few days of catching up. Sunday night consisted of catching up, bratwurst and weissbier as the kids got to know each other. Unfortunately James had ...
... Roman Empire and it wasn't until Napoleon came along and invaded that life in Hannover was interrupted to any serious degree. After he was banished though, life returned to normal. And we all know about the searing insanity that burned through Germany in the last century. The large Jewish population was completely wiped out and many other horrific and evil acts took place.
Nowadays, Hannover is once again a mid sized German city, it has a strong business sector, lots ...