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In the early hours of this morning we docked in Bonn. Based on the date of the first written mention in 11 BC, Bonn celebrated 2,000 years of settlement in 1988. However there are traces of human settlement dating back as far as 50,000 years. From a Roman garrison Bonn grew to be one if the largest Roman settlements in Europe with 20,000 people. Bonn then developed into a trading centre during the Middle Ages. The current Bonn market was already a ...
... looks like a "Saturday afternoon park cricketer" but his results are world standard. What thu? By the way I am celebrating the win with a couple of local pilseners and looking out of the bar window at the Rhine River; more on that in the next blog. Jules, I will bring you back here in a European Summer.
Is Germany's fourth largest city with over 10 million inhabitants in the metropolitan area.It sits astride of The Rhine but I didn't get to ...
... century and became part of the first French Empire. During the Second World War Bonn was of strategic significance as it offered a defensive position on the Rhine to prevent invasion from the west. In 1945 Bonn was captured by the U.S. Army and following the Axis surrender was in British controlled territory until 1949 when it became the de facto capital of the newly formed People's Republic of Germany, although the capital de jure was Berlin, hence ...
... so many like to cruise down it. They also introduced us to a local beer (have we mentioned Germany is a beer country) and grappa, a liquor derived from wine grapes that is good as an after dinner drink. The next day we got to meet Herbert and Beate's parents, Edith and Josef. It was wonderful to sit and talk with them and have Edith show us lots of old photos and souvenirs from their adventures to visit with family in the states. I got to see photos from the old Germany farmhouse ...
... I considered it a smaller city, especially after seeing Berlin and Munich. So I was pretty shocked when I found out that it was actually Germany's 4th biggest city. Once the tour had finished, I was pretty cold and needed to warm up. And we all know the best way to warm up in Germany at Christmas time... Okay, so sorry to disappoint but I didn't have glühwien! Instead I went for a hot chocolate with rum! The shots that go in the drinks at ...