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... and a keep (for the royal family to live in). The keep goes up several stories, as well as having a massive basement underneath. They had to have enough food to keep the entire castle alive during a siege, so the basement storage really is enormous. There's also a secret passage out of the basement, so that you could sneak out past ...
... a do not disturb sign on the door for 48hrs, that’s a caring front office team! Despite the best
intentions to make it out to the Black Forest, we failed miserably due to the late nights, so will have to save that for a return visit. We’re actually facing the prospect of arriving in Munich a little beered out…. Oh, and Freiburg is a lovely town btw.
... in the Lonely Planet was the highest waterfall in Germany - a short walk from the town centre - but with an admission of 5 Euro to take the walk, we saved our cash for the Black Forest cake (which didn't look quite like Eric had imagined). Any natural feature in Germany doesn’t come close to what we are used to so better we eat the cake instead!
Our stop on Monday night was Schiltach, deep in the wooded area of the Black Forest. The Campingplatz was down a ...
... and so Friedrichshafen is a very wealthy little city!
In the afternoon, we took the ferry to the ancient city of Konstanz, on the other side of the lake. Konstanz is celebrating 400 years since the Council of Konstanz - the meeting at which the three popes came together to sort out who was going to be the one pope to lead the church. We had a lovely afternoon exploring the old buildings and immersing ourselves in the ...
I knew this was going to be a hard visit in some ways, and it was. Very hard to say goodbye after meeting and staying with this couple for 2 nights.
Stephen's uncle Pepić and his German wife, are a great couple and totally devoted to each other. And looking back through old photos it's been that way for a long time.
Although we were ...
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