Mercure Duesseldorf Airport
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... the geology and how these diamonds were made millions of years ago and the craftsmanship of the diamond cutters is also very impressive. After the diamonds we had a couple of hours free time in Amsterdam. It was our last chance to soak up the place so we wandered up to Dam Square and then had a meal of croquettes and fricandellen, very yummy indeed and very Dutch! We also, of course, had mayo on our chips! Our meal was washed down with a pint of Amstel. This is my favourite of ...
... in time for me to miss my connection to Florence but with not enough time before my new connection to go explore Germany for a few hours. Lame. So I'll arrive to Florence about 6 hours late. I smell like a dumpster and I just fell asleep standing up just ...
... that had a USB port that gave power without needing any money.
There are quite a few beer pubs in the airport with lots of imbibers. But we found a deal, stop by the airport mini mart which sells the same beer for much less (in a can). She said buy it here, drink it anywhere you want. So we did.
Had a bit if excitement at the airport. We heard the last call for boarding a flight to London. We thought we heard it was a British Airways flight like ours. ...
I spend three days at Dusseldorf, the first at a fabulous location in Altstadt (Old Town) but I had to move the next day (because the hotel was booked out due to a cardboard box convention). I arrived in Alstadt in the afternoon and wandered about the old streets amongst the restaurants, pubs ...
Back to home base and it was washing, tidying and catching up for the morning. Then we tripped out to the old town Blankenstein and the castle there. Peter and Nev climbed to the top of the castle tower but I stayed firmly at the bottom. Got some really good views of Bocham and Dortmand in the distance.
Then it was on to a cute Italian café where apparently they sell the best ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center