Mauritius Hotel & Therme
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FRIDAY 11th July 2014 24km
Last trip into Dusseldorf
Away on the bikes , parked the bikes in the city and wandered the streets Dusseldorf is such a lovely city
Also great street entertainment
The big fair across the river has opened so sat and watch the roller coasters etc
Back home stsrt the packing
Saturday 12th July ...
... river!!! Unfortunately we didnt realize our train split until the last minute when someone said somethig so we had to get out and run to the next car. made our ride just a little more exciting! We then finally got to Bacharach and wandered around for 30 minutes. Partially lost, and partially just enjoying its beauty! we then Checked in and went for a walk. but it started raining and we got poured on... So we called it a night and went to ...
... on his bike in his fluffy dressing gown took him 10mins to get off bike up stsirs and I thought go grandad go your a hero. Interesting watching the men carry or some have trolleys the tin full of poohs and wees like people used to do years ago with their potties under the beds and empty each morning. Not me put me off ever owning a caravan.
One caravan had a port a loo I reckon he didnt want to empty his tin so has the company do it for ...
... had fillet pork large meals
Then home to watch the Chilean Brazil game what a nail biting game then skyped Nicola
She texted david said we were on so then he skype long chat then checked our skyoe and a video of Scarlett fraser jocelyn Pyper saying happy birthday and that they had tried to get us so got them another long chat.
So really an amazing fun ...
... very crowded being a Sunday with lots of young people. Later that day we bought a couple of beers (as others were doing) and sat on the lawn overlooking the Rhine River with its busy river traffic – there were a quite a few river cruise boats in port and also long cargo boats and pleasure craft. It was so very crowded being a Sunday, people everywhere! We also saw a few protest meetings, police on watch,numerous buskers ...