Travel Blogs from Neukirchen-Vluyn
... of the grave as a sign of respect. I can't think of many people who light candles or buy weaths in Australia!
It was time to say goodbye once again and head to the train station. This time there were no hassles with the trains because I caught an Intercity train directly to Heidelberg. This train took just 3.5 hours and as I arrived in Heidelberg, Steffie came to pick me up with Simon who had just returned from Holland. It was good to be home and relax once more!
Brugge en Delft August 31st to September 6th
From Brugge we travelled two and a half hours north into Holland, beyond Rotterdam to Delft. The two cities are similar. Both have well preserved old city centres - In Brugge it is medieval, in Delft, it is a little later, mainly 16th and 17th century. Narrow canals with low bridges define the older parts. Both are pedestrian and cyclist friendly, although, according to Meneer, the ...
After one last breakfast and early lunch on the Rambuttri road, we collected our luggage and used taxi and skytrain to get back to the airport. After checkin and some duty free shopping to use up our last Bhat, we were on our way to Abu-Dhabi again. The two flights and and the short stay in between were mostly spent relaxing and sleeping, we finally landed in Düsseldorf again and returned home early on Saturday morning.
Keeping to the letter of the excellent plans on our busy days out was difficult and the day we went to the train museum in Bochum with the girls and the kids was no exception.It was up, ready and out to meet Jenny and her children. Once we found the place as the street numbers were a little (actually, a LOT) misleading it was another great day ...
... you ask me! At least they didn't serve Fosters!
We walked past a cool looking church ruin on the way back and Silvana suggested that we check out the local Schloss in Hanau as well. It was nicely lit up at night and it looked quite cool. It was getting late so we drove back to her place and she set me up on her futon. Silvana was also in Australia so she has quite a few Australian things, although I don't think that she had to smuggle her budgies out of the ...
Other places to stay in Neukirchen-Vluyn
Innenstadt, Neukirchen-Vluyn | 4 star hotelfrom $90