Hotel Lasthaus am Ring
Travel Blogs from Cologne
... Off to Zons with Stephen wandered around the village then lunch at Tom Hallin Jk had a huge pork knuckle surrounded with crackling
Last bike ride round village and river Josh Mitch home from Amsterdam leave in am for Berlin and we leave at 8am for Frankfurt to catch plane to New York
TOILETS IN germany
Most toilets you pay ...
We Got up and check out of hostel room and got a taxi to manikin pis. This is a funny small fountain of a boy peeing. It has become famous due because celebrities, dignitaries, and other important people have bought it clothes to wear. We didn't go to the clothes museum, because me and Sara wet last time we were here, but its cool to see clothing options from around the globe! Anyway the fountain was prolly made for something to do with ...
... streets but soon back on to the river
Lovely water front city getting ready for the Dusseldorf triathlon on sunday city will be closed and also french food festival sounds good we will be there.
Then on to Kaisersworth unpacked turned washing machine on.
Great week and about to rain and rain on the forecast for weekend
Leaving early Monday am for Berlin have booked a city cycle for Monday pm takes you to all the important places .
SATURDAY night 28th June 2014 Johns birthday
Went our for dinner with Josh and Stephen
There on the table was a wrapped present and card from David Lisa Fraser jocelyn Tyler Jackson Pyper Scarlett lovely surprise parcel was a lovely bottle of pink german bubbles very nice Dinner was fantastic at a little restaurant in Wittlaer. Three of us had the snitzel ...
... of German life as before all long distance travel internally was by train, which is very expensive. Bus stations are situated at train stations & are very basic in most cases, just a few bus stands. There are several bus lines but the organisation is pretty chaotic as it is still in its infancy. Given the excellent road system & the cheapness of buses it will be hard for the rail system to compete at the bottom end, where ...