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Travel Blogs from St-Dizier
... Tim - bring back memories? Anyway, the photos are all captioned so I won't elaborate further.
The day was so beautiful, we decided to take another stab at France - this time in the daylight and a plan for lunch and return for another night in Lahr. Tomorrow night we will head into the Black Forest around Triberg or Wolfach to spend Tuesday night. We took the lock bridge over the ...
We awoke to a foggy day but as we headed south after breakfast, we drove out of the fog when we climbed and back into it when we descended. That lasted for several hours until the daytime heating took care of the problem and as previously mentioned, we had yet another super weather day. We drove through the hills of Saarland, through the town of Mettlach (famous for ...
... t take care of it for a few days but the car was safe to drive. Consequently we decided to continue on our journey along the coast of Lake Maggorie which is a very long and narrow lake and is called the Cannera Rivera. The scenery is gorgeous.
We crossed into Switzerland shortly after noon and of course had to get some Swiss Francs as they do not use the Euro.
We are heading to Bedretto up in the Alps and when we arrive at the ...
The final thing we did on Sunday was drive along the scenic road that winds up and through the Black Forest. Germans call this the Schwarldhochstraße, we called it the scenic road as the former is a bit difficult to pronounce. It was really beautiful, and winded about 60 km up to the highest elevation ...
... Sure, they don't dash here there and everywhere and cling to your bumper like the Italians, and they don't try to ram you off of the road like the French, but they do have some strange habits. The main one, is that they randomly speed up and slow down for no reason. One minute they are hurtling past you at 160kph, then a few minutes later you will pass the same car dawdling along at 60kph. Have they not heard of cruise control in Switzerland?! After ...
Other places to stay in St-Dizier
Route de Bar-Le-Duc, St-Dizier | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Avenue Raoul Laurent / D3, St-Dizier | 2 star hotelfrom $52
62 Rue Gambetta, St-Dizier | 3 star hotelfrom $89
15 avenue de Verdun, St-Dizier | Hotelfrom $63
Route de Bar le Duc, St-Dizier | Hotelfrom $32
32 Avenue de Verdun, St-Dizier | 2 star hotelfrom $65