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Comfy beds and fantastic view of the Badensee
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Final day of riding; today we rode to Arbon for the conclusion of the trip. Today was hot and sunny; the ride was level and beautiful, following the Rhine for part of the way, then along the Lake. The bike path went through horse country, forested areas with plenty of shade, and through small towns. Lunch was in a church yard near Widn; there were …
... on bag, a camera bag and my handbag. We looked like we were moving in permanently. It was then finally time to say goodbye to Bruce and hand him back over to his owners. Once in the apartment it took us only ten minutes for stuff to be everywhere. After living in a car for 2 months it was great to be able to move about and get to our stuff easily. After two loads of washing and a good shower we felt much better. The next few ...
... afternoon. Check out my blog entry on St Gallen for
Day four saw another very relaxed morning including a walk down to the local Sunday markets which was very nice, however very very cold! Then we came back and had a lovely hot meal of pork spare ribs before heading off to Andy's daughter's place for a few hours in the afternoon.
And that's the end of my Switzerland ...
... did not match Italy in that there was a lift up to the deck instead of dicky stairs, the toilets were clean and had detergent and hand dryers that worked, when you got to the other side it was not a free for all but you were let off in order. Then drove to Insel Mainau the garden Island, even though it's nearly winter, the gardens are gorgeous. Did some shopping in Konstance, great town, then back via the ferry to our Hotel, great day all around. Another day bit cloudy and cold ...
... Liechtenstein. It is small principality between Austria and Switzerland. They use Swiss Francs but will take Euros as well. We saw out first public outdoor skating rink in Vaduz. Not too hard to skate outdoors at +10. It is not really much different than the Swiss mountain towns we have visted.
Our at last day in Lindau was a sunny Sunday which brought the people out to stroll in the sun and sit on the terrasses taking in the good weather.