Mercure Hotel Saarbruecken Sud
Travel Blogs from Saarbrücken
Started our trek back to where we started late morning, the Don pinched a bike from the hire place before they opened to go up to the store for some breakfast supplies. A pleasant day spent on board cruising but it was a long one being eight hours on the water. We all assumed a role as the 17 locks become same same, this is not to say that we were uninterested but a hard boat to paddle with ...
... of course is that you get to enjoy?? these musings on our daily adventure tribulations. When you are next in Harskirchen within Lorraine France please do yourself a favour and stop by. Our surprise when we explore is that this village, Harskirchen would be in the running to win the French tidy and beautiful town award any day of the week. Adorned with flower boxes at every bridge, house, town square, as neat as a pin was scribed right at this spot. This village is by far and away ...
Today was a great travelling day. We drove from Paris, through the Champagne-Ardenne region of France, crossing over the border into Germany. We are staying overnight in the town of Saarbrucken, which is only about 15 min from the French border. On our way here we stopped for lunch in the Foret dominale de Verzy, which is a lovely forest near the village of Verzy. It contains the very unique trees known as the Faux de Verzy. Faux are dwarf beech trees that only ...
... s. Since the Reformation didn't begin until 1517 in Germany, consider this an ancestral place of worship. We drove to a large, pretty park that was also a refuge for wolves. Two very large white wolves were sleeping by the fence when we went over to take a closer look. They completely didn't care that we were there.
The German cleanliness ethic was on display as we drove down several residential streets in Merzig. FIrst, we saw a woman with her broom ...
... potato croquettes with minced meat and "Dibblelabbes" with potato and smoked bacon. A pint of beer and a main course costs just 8.30 Euros ! And please do keep in mind that portions are very generous in Germany or you may well be filled long before dessert !
And speaking of dessert, the absolute must for all sweets lovers in Saarbrücken is the Schubert Café which offers a selection of pâtisseries that would damn a ...
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- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking