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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... drove; it's "Germany's Medieval heartland"). We had a good chuckle because it doesn't seem to matter where we go, Joe always finds the end of some road! From there, we headed to the banks of the Lech River and viewed the area where rafters and fishermen lived and worked. Interestingly, Mr. Steve's book pointed out that rafters in the 1500's would take cargo from Italy on it's way to Germany. They'd build massive rafts here and take goods and people to Augsburg! ...
... tour and the castle!
Once we finished with his boyhood home, we headed up a very steep 30-minute hike to get to his fairytale castle, Neuschwanstein! While the first castle was beautiful but not extravagant, the parts of this castle that were finished were astounding opulent! Since the castle was not finished, and Ludwig never married, the tour focuses on the rooms that were completed. The throne room was modeled in the Neo-Byzantine still and decorated ...
Today is the day I've been waiting for this whole trip! We visited Schwangau and saw two amazing castles: Hohenschwangau and Neuschwanstein. These are two of the biggest tourist attractions in all of Germany. We left Salzburg just after 8 a.m. We had about a three-hour drive to Füssen, the site of tonight's hotel, and we wanted to get parked in Füssen and catch a bus to Schwangau. I had reserved tickets for our tours of the castles and they had to be picked up by ...
... the first castle were also present including a lifesize swan and an artificial cave inspired by one of Wagner's operas. Also reflecting the king's love of theater was an opera hall which he never got to use but which hosts perfornances for one week each year in September. Only one balcony was open to visitors, but its breathtaking views justified the long journey to the castle. Another hike behind the castle brought us to a bridge ...
This morning wasn't so crash hot. We got up nice and early to leave plenty of extra time for our tube journey to Heathrow and unfortunately I needed it. I'd somehow picked up a gastro bug which made me feel absolutely wretched and meant I needed to be in close proximity to a bathroom at any given moment due to unpleasantness I won't go into. Bear in mind that Underground trains do not have toilets, nor do most ...