Hotel Waldhaus Jakob
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After yesterday's 70 kms we decided to take it a bit slower so we packed our swimming stuff and headed off on our bikes to Eglisau for a relaxing swim in the Rhine.
At Eglisau they have an area set aside for swimming which caters for people who don't want to pay for facilities. However all the facilities are there. They ...
... which we took time out to visit. Very old and fortish if I might say.
It was good to see that there are a lot of fish in the Rhine and we saw them swimming in shoals all along the route.
&0 kms later, suffering from sore bums we arrived back in camp for a quick swim and a chicken curry.
All in all a pleasant relaxing ...
... our superior navigational skills to eventually arrive at our destination.
It was really a great opportunity to spend some "man time" together and chat to Justin about his future plans etc. I'm reassured that he definitely has his head screwed on well.
after spending some time with Granny and Grandfather we loaded the kids ...
From here we headed back to camp where we once again swam in the Rhine. Later on we were joined by Corinne's sister in law, Regula, who kindly offered to take us out for supper at the campsite's restaurant where most of had Thai Curry which was really delicious.
A few beers, a lot of good catch up conversation followed by bed made for a great day.
... the guided tour which, although it was all in German,
was the only way to access some of the impressive and beautifully decorated
rooms of the Prelature. We were given written information in English so weren’t
completely clueless as to what was around us. John’s German is a bit rusty but
he still managed to understand bits of what the guide was telling us.
The monastery was burnt to the ground in 1697 so when it was rebuilt, they started to ...