Hotel Saar Galerie
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... the car. Anyway, we got ourselves a hotel right next to the Porta Negra last night and aside from some rowdies at 4 AM this morning, all was good. We awoke to fog and after a nice German breakfast, we decided to head south to Strasburg.
As I write, we are in a hotel in Lahr and the wifi is so good that I am also going to post today's trip and pics. So stand by for some more (if you can stand it).
MJ and Mike
We all slotted around. Outside the cloud is all around so it was grey and and then went for a walk at lunch time. Tony and Matt went round the bar area. Hamish and I walked out from Clausen and found a lovely track in the forrest that borders the road. Lots of very pretty autumn colors.
... cheaper but no electric. We even had salad dinner on the terrace.
Baker called at 8.15am so we bought some croissants for breakfast. It was very foggy and chilly, but by 11.00 had cleared up and we headed off in to the town, about 20mins walk all along the river and over the Old Town bridge. We found a main street and the Tourist Info where we could pick up a map about the attractions. Saarburg is a ...
Today we visited the Mabilon Bell Foundry in Saarburg. The bell maker is no longer living but his wife gave us a tour of the old foundry. Many of the old machines had been electrified in the early part of the 20th century. Before electricity, all work was done by hand. The bell making process had been handed down from generation to generation. It is a vey exacting craft. After our tour, we biked from the bell foundary to Nettel along the Saar River. ...
... hairpin. By this time our bikes and panniers were covered with mud as were our socks and shoes. Our hands and feet were cold (and wet, the inside of the gore mitts had collected the water draining out of our cycling mitts which were still sopping wet from yesterday). As we arrived at 11:30 the temperature according to the chemist's display was 10 degrees, no wonder we were cold. Metlach's claim to fame is Villaroy and Bosch and the village is mostly a collection of outlet shops ...