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Walking back to the van we found a € Shop, this we decided was a must for the morning, effectively a 79p shop :-) Lucy spotted a toy shop and also declared we would be going back.
Not sure if it was the road, the railway, the pavement sweeper or excitement for the € shop but we were all wide awake by 7am and up fed and showered by 9am.
The town was no let down :-)
We found a beach with a ...
As the clocks had gone back and we'd gone to bed by midnight we were up and on the road by 9:30am, all attired in our Viking TShirts we headed to Denmark!
The plan for the day was lunch in Sonderborg, where Neil used to go sailing and then on to Kiel for the night.
We crossed into Denmark and panicked when we saw a toll sign, we hadn't bothered getting any Kroner ! Luckily we avoided the toll ...
Drove to Flensburg and had a lovely day at this charming port town. A great shopping area with lots of churches. I should have mentioned our car as we come to the end of our driving trip tomorrow. We ( meaning Ron) have driven over 2400 km on the German autobahns reaching speeds of 170 km legally. The roads were good (except for road works) the drivers were good as well. Trucks stayed at the same speed in the slow lane. When we had to merge everyone took it in ...
... music, hot dogs and beer. It is the oldest market town in Denmark but today hosts several more modern industries.
We visited the art museum and there were several excellent displays. The museum is located in one of the buildings which was part of the original castle.
The displays illustrated the many local crafts of the region. There was also an interesting display of the transition of religion throughout the area. It traced the movement from ...
... a museum which houses artifacts and shows timelines for the areas.
After the museum we were most ready to get on the road to Norway, driving all the way thru to the top of Denmark before 9pm. It was still light when we arrived at the docks only to find that we couldn't sail until morning.
Another night of car camping, this time in the same lot the Denmark Circus was parked in but without the wild ...