Travel Blogs from Grunhain-Beierfeld
... Gardena - sadly it was 9 km ! It was stunning scenery which I tried to appreciate but in truth I was stuffed. So it was a grind up the climb, but is made it. Then the massive storm hit - it thundered down in sheets of wind-driven rain which quickly turned the road into a river. We waited it out for a while and thought it had cleared so set off on our 11 km descent. Then the heavens opened again!! I have never been so cold and wet and unable to see on ...
Since last night I am in Dresden.
In the last blog, I mentioned, having arrived in Zwickau, but not how.
I struggled a bit to find the right road out of Bayreuth, but once the city is away, the problem is forgotten, or say better solved. In Bindlach, a smaller place, I stopped at a bike shop , to get an extra drink holder, plus a spare tyre, as the profile of the back one is not looking great. I am told, this special one should last for up to 10000 km, I am happy with ...
I am in Zwickau, 40 km west of Chemnitz.
Will leave veery soon towards Dresden, a good 100 km distance.
Plan to have a day rest in Dresden, if everything works out.
Talk about yesterday and what will happen today from Dresden.
(Isaac and Sebastian,your cards will be coming!
... another hour (we'll see when we get there) But on the whole the experience has been absolutely fantastic and I've enjoyed every minute, the concerts we've played have been so well received by an incredibly appreciative German crowd, the staff have been extremely good fun, and this is just a representation of the fantastic group of people who have made this tour the highlight of my year so ...
... like the shops here have , from the jewellery to the amazing clocks ,
On sale one of these grandfather clocks covered in gold was on sale 50% off for €22000.
The he shops were quiet as the Russians haven't come on holiday .
Oh oh the beer the best ! Pilsner was invented here and is sooooo good . Good food David loved the pig shanks , the special Czech duck and dumpling . Me I am trying to keep to salad so I don't look like a dumpling .
Other places to stay in Grunhain-Beierfeld
Am Furstenberg 4, Grunhain-Beierfeld | 4 star hotelfrom $114