Ibis Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof
Travel Blogs from Karlsruhe
... a new job, I wasn't performing my best. It is the first time in my life that I have been told, "Daniel you are a very serious person and because you are a bit older than everyone else at the front desk, I am not sure that you would fit into our team!" Definitely not the best advice I have ever received!
So after that news on Wednesday it was back to the drawing board trying to figure out if I could even stay in the country. Without ...
... whether Germany would have been reunited in 1990. Instead the Allies decided to supply West Berlin with an air bridge. They flew supplies in from West Germany to the Berlin island and at one point there was a plane taking off every 4 minutes! Thankfully the Russians allowed the air corridors over East Germany to Berlin to stay open. Eventually the blockade ended after 10 months, but Berlin would take another 40 years to reunite.
... an interesting experience, that is for sure. Most people just take it for granted that they can say what they want.
The weather hasn't been too bad this week, but it has been quite overcast with temperatures around freezing. I think that at this point if we haven't seen any snow on the streets then it will stay that way for the rest of the winter. Definitely a big difference to Canada!
With January gone, it ...
... the German Christmas markets, we had simply presumed that they would run up until at least Christmas Eve but only a couple of small stalls remained in the square. Apparently it all finished the day prior to our visit :( We did however manage to score to more Gluiwuin and Brat for dinner, keeping a mug as souvenir. We took our sweet time wandering through the streets back to the center of town until we started receiving messaged from the guys wondering where we ...
Today we took a trip to the small but beautiful town of Heidelberg, most well known for its castle. We had lunch in a German restaurant, where I had cordon bleu. After lunch we took a long walk up to the castle. Although partly destroyed it was still beautiful, we went on a guided tour through the castle and saw many wonderful sites, especially the gardens where we had a wonderful view over the ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed