Travel Blogs from Hornbach
... at the apartment watching TV and catching up. Katie made Shrimp Scampi for dinner. Delicious! Later, went to the local bar, The Celtic Knot, to watch Germany play Brazil. The Knot is one of the few bars in town. There were a few local Germans there watching the game and they had a hell of a lot to cheer about. What a game! Lets go Deutschland! We are planning to go into a bigger city to watch the final Sunday. After the game we headed back and just watched ...
... girls whip up a good scraps dinner then some of M-L's prized Swiss chocolate with cranberries and a cuppa - no worries here. Early to bed as we are resting up, another night on the water then it will be all go for the last two weeks in Paris and London. Sorry for a boring blog but the water slows everything down, it was also very hot in the low 30's which also has an effect on my finger ...
... the same clothes each day, sure not all that fashionable but more wears than you want to know before a wash takes place, hand washing for over two months now, the Italian national flag generally on display wherever we are. Go for a wander into the village as we are desperate for supplies. Pass the all purpose we have a little of everything local french shop so know we can stock up. Time to explore, this is one of our great past times, not knowing what is around the next corner in ...
... about 4-5 m and their gnarled and twisted branches form an umbrella which reaches down to the ground. The trees themselves are very rare, although there are about 1000 in the Verzy forest. They are a scientific enigma and their presence in the forest was mentioned in the 6th century. The other special thing about the forest was that we heard our first cuckoo. They really do sound like the cuckoos on cuckoo clocks! Verzy is also in the middle of the grape ...
... use, and restoration of the rooms.
We had decided the day before to spend the next few days in Luxembourg before returning to Rome. Why Luxembourg, you ask? We know nothing about it so it seemed like a minor adventure. So north we went, out of France, into Germany, then Belgium, and finally Luxembourg where we found a great little hotel WITH WIFI in a charming little town called Dudelange.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting