Romantik Hotel Postvilla
Travel Blogs from Wangen
... the road into Lindau, I spotted our hotel.
After checking in I waited in the Beer Garden for Les and Gilly and they eventually turned up 30 minutes later as the heavens opened up with a big down pour!
As the hotel appeared to have a nice restaurant and bar we decided to spend the evening there and we weren't disappointed with the steak that we ordered!
Miles today - 159
Total miles so far - 792
The rain is still torrential this morning. It is just like when we were camping in Lauterbrunen in Switzerland when the valley was swept away in the floods. Within about 5 minutes we have crossed the Rhine and now in Germany. As we start to climb out of the valley into the Black Forest the scenery becomes alpine. The houses are mostly wooden chalet type and every so often there are shops ...
Today is Grandfather’s 80th birthday and since
Corinne has recently turned 21 it was decided to celebrate their birthdays
together at a fancy restaurant in Gottlieben which is a beautiful old town
situated on the banks of the Rhine.
After a quick breakfast Stef, Jan, Corinne and I cycled out
to the town of Steckborn where we met the gang of relatives and jumped on board
a boat which took us down river ...
Stef and Jan arrived early this morning having left Champfer
at 5.00 in the morning. After putting up their tiny little tent we grabbed our
bicycles and head out for a cruise around the shores of Lake Constance. Some
statistics: The Lake is 63kms long and 14kms wide and 250 meters deep at its
deepest. Needless to say we were never going to ride around the whole ...
... reading the signs, we were very nervous!
The bike ride around lakefront was lovely. The place was buzzing on the Sunday afternoon. We found the massive outdoor theatre especially created to stage major productions over the summer. The set (dominated by three huge dragons) was in the lake itself. A little more involved than Thames Musical Theatre productions! We would have loved to stay to watch but needed to get to our next stop - Friedrichshafen, back in ...
Other places to stay in Wangen
Bodenseestrae 7, Wangen | Hotelfrom $148
Max-Fischer-Strasse 4 88239 , Wangen | 4 star hotelfrom $157
Bahnhofsplatz 1, Wangen | Hotelfrom $113
Hauptstrasse 30, Wangen | Hotelfrom $106
Postplatz 2, Wangen | 3 star hotelfrom $151