Hotel Excelsior Duesseldorf
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed
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Got to a downtown port location, thus able to WALK THRU OLD TOWN from 9 to 12:30.
In the Town Center is a huge cathedral, occupying two blocks, at least 15 stories high, filled with filigree and buttressed walls. It was built over 25 years beginning about 1350. It is an awesome structure. As we stood outside listening to our guide, many black Mercedes, BMW's and Porsches drove to the church and out stepped distinguished looking people dressed all in ...
... the portions were huge. Ordered like 3 portions and we were stuffed by the end of it. Visited the Köln Dom the next morning and that was the only attraction we ended up visiting because it was scorching & we just went shopping instead. The Dom was magnificent as usual but there was a service so we couldn't go walk around which ...
Up a little later today, breakfasted and on bus - front seats today. Crossed Mosel river. Uneventful travel bypassing Bonn en route to Koln (cologne). Stopped at Cologne for lunch. Most impressed with the external magnificence and of course height of the cologne cathedral, the tallest in the world, but inside didn't quite match up. Aside from some lovely stained glass we found it to be dark and dowdy actually. They have the bones of the 3 wise men enshrined in a ...
... and did some trip planning. We have two more people in the dorm. They made me laugh because they are about our age and did not know how to make a bed because their mom makes their bed. I told them I would help for five euros.
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... arriving safely, in time and without much further problems in Auckland. But, I’ll see. Somehow, I have the feeling that surprises and troubles aren’t over just yet. I’ll keep you posted!
Addendum: By now, I'm in the plane above the Tasman Sea. And I was right. Troubles weren't over just yet. Before, there had been problems with getting on the plane at all in Düsseldorf because I didn't have ...