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... we feel like we are on a movie set. The tour went from Colmar to Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg, then winding through Ribeauville and Riquewihr. Thomas loved the drawbridges and cannons at the castle, while the two small villages are part of the Route du Vin that follows 100 km or so of vineyards. The upper levels of the timber-framed medieval buildings are truly amazing, and the first floors seem to alternate between bakeries (delicious), butcher shops (very handy since we ...
... funky tricycles and selling cotton candy (which in France is called "barbe a papa".... translated as "dad's beard", which is both accurate and sort of strange) Thomas thinks he is likely the richest man in the world. While all our adventures today were within the small historic core, we covered a lot of ground just wandering around. We have finally grasped the art of ordering carefully at the local ...
... The TGV trains are indeed fast and comfortable, and the change in the scenery from Arles to Lyon and then from Lyon to Colmar has been remarkable. On our way to Colmar today we passed many corn fields, rolling green pastures and more sunflowers. If Van Gogh had been in Colmar he might have painted sunflowers with cows grazing in the background. Thomas' first impression of Colmar as ...
We slept rather well and awoke relaxed. On getting up we noticed that a section of the picket fence had been blown down in the storm. Allen successfully repaired the fence (we hope!) and emergency reconstructive surgery was performed on a couple of branches of a bush caught by the fence. See attached before and after photos.
Today was a special day for us and we spent it in a very laid-back way just enjoying ...
After a smooth journey through Belgium, Luxembourg and France, we arrived at the Norris Mansion in Rodersdorf at 7 p.m. in the evening. We picked up the keys from the friendly neighbor further up the hill, who told us we had just missed a really bad hail storm. After experiencing temperatures of 32-34 degrees south of Straussburg en route to Switzerland, we were surprised, but ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking