Travel Blogs from Frankfurt
Long day of travelling today. Set off around 10. Travelled thru Belgium & the Netherlands before arriving in Germany. Only 3 stops required ('mum I need a wee, dad I need a poo, We're HUNGRY!!'). Went out for tea at the campsite across the roads' restaurant and got soaked in a thunder storm. Looking forward to a busy day at Playmobile land tomorrow. Fingers crossed for better weather ☀ ...
... the Zeilgalerie, which doesn't have typical levels, but a ramp that runs around the perimeter meaning you can walk all the way from the top to the bottom without climbing any stairs. Thankfully we didn't buy any balloons because they weren't allowed up on the observation platform, but there were a few rebels in the crowd.
We managed to avoid getting run over by the pedal taxis and headed south through Paulsplatz to Römerberg. Here you can find quasi, sozusagen, ...
... up and smiled again and said with a soft voice.:I can see you have been to Vietnam many times, (she had been looking through my passport)we have some spare seats and you may as well use one of them, it makes no difference to us.
Great- it made a big difference to me.
Frankfurt is close to the Rhine river which runs from Switzerland all the way to Holland, so ...
At the same time, it wasn't as bad as I had heard and read it was. Sure the seat pitch is ridiculous, the rubber chicken rubbery, but the plane was in decent shape and the surly long-tenure flight attendants had their moments of actually smiling. My only real complaint is the lack of complimentary booze. If I have to pretzel ...
... as us its a good bet they're American tourists. They tend to dress better too. There are no Wal Marts here so no reason to go out looking like you just crawled out from under a car. Women use silk scarves to dress up otherwise ordinary jeans and a blouse. Very stylish looking. Note to guy who validated our eurail passes: You might want to ease up on the eye liner.
Tomorrow, our reason for being in Frankfurt: Wine on the Rhine.
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast