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A day off the bikes! Had a late breakfast, no other guests eating then they arrived much later, must be a short cycle leg for them today. Made our way down to the old town waterfront on the Danube; found our boat, the Sissi, to do a cruise up and down the Danube. There are dozens of large cruise boats in town, some doing day cruises, others are ...
... map didn't show that!! PM- Left our Donauworth - Passau bikes at the Achat Hotel, went and picked up our new bicycles for the next stage Passau - Vienna. Seems that different companies run different stages along the Danube and so have different bikes & maps! I now have a "proper" bike,Lana still has a "step through", she says she is quite happy with that! ...
... enjoying our 50km ride from Passau to
– too inconsequential I’m sure even for Google Earth! When I say 50km, mine was actually 68km due to a local who gave me wrong directions and is no doubt at this minute
laughing about it ...
Wow, what a morning! The exhibits in the Gäubodenmuseum in Straubing were extraordinary; the Roman objects found buried there in 1950 are amazing! Metal breastplates, knee guards, shin guards, helmets, swords, silver coins etc in perfect condition. The Romans settled here in 70 AD and called the place "Sor-viodurum" The Danube trail is well signposted, we have only lost it several times, mostly entering or leaving a city. ...
... be truly annoying particularly in a tight pair of Lycra over an extended distance on a hot day. A gnarly tangle downstairs, can, over the course of a day's riding, morph into a tightly woven dreadlocked mat of discomfort. So back to riding styles and in particular, seating positions, postures and poses. Next time you see an elderly gent riding gap-legged, a fellow continuously shuffling, a women bolt upright or a youngster standing on the pedals ...
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