Travel Blogs from Bad Elster
... ladies strewing flowers, blood-thirsty Croats, colorful gleemen and heavily-laden horse-drawn carts carrying provisions of all sorts. The parade went for nearly an hour Mum reckons. Walking around the place, you can see that the Germans really know how to drink! The sizes of their beers are ginormous! I wouldn’t let mum have one though cause she’s silly enough already. A lot of meat, a lot of beer, we ...
... br> soft-boiled eggs. As you well know, I never miss breakfast, and I have been enjoying these German breakfasts immensely. Toast would be nice, but when in Rome....
My plan for today was to walk around the old walls of the city, which have been there since the 12th century, but Gunner and Edith (the B&B owners) told me that if I followed a walking trail through
the wall and down into the valley ...
... with my ‘Pay & Talk’ phone service. So sorry, no picture of
the Watchman. But, if you google “Night Watchman Rothenburg You Tube”, you’ll get the whole experience!
And so, Dear Friends, the day was redeemed. Once I arrived in Rothenburg, the lovely people, marvelous dinner and wunderbar B&B erased the day on the train.
... into the lobby. We handed them our passports and a crew member escorted us to our room. Two minutes later we had our suitcases. Just like that! After unpacking we met in the lounge (yes, there's only one lounge on the boat!) with the other 136 passengers for a safety briefing. Upon entering the lounge we were given a glass of complimentary champagne, individually toasted by the captain, and each lady was handed a single long stem red rose. We ...
Today we took and extended tour out to the midevil town of Rothenberg. This is a big wine region and the scenery on our 1 our drive was really beautiful. We weren't sure how this town would be different than the others that we have been to on this trip but in a nutshell, it took all of the great features of the others…added a few of its own…and condensed it into a very small village. The weather was ...
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed