Hotel Excelsior Duesseldorf
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed
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... idea so much cooler and we got to Bonn by 10 30 when it was still a reasonable temperature. Elly found Beethoven haus where Beethoven was born to take some pictures then we had some gelato in the main square so we could publish some more blogs! The next stage of the cycle was potentially our favourite bit so far! In to the Rhine gorge with woods either side of the river for cycling through, made ...
We weren't being cooked alive this morning which was a treat due to some excellent pine trees (I have no idea what trees they were really) covering our patch of tent until 8.30. So we had a 'lie in' and cologne or koln as the Germans call it was in sight a mere 19 miles to cologne before lunchtime was the plan. We found our way easily and followed the eurovelo 15 signs which we have been following all the way, ( probably should of metioned before now) not quite as good as ...
... that Germany is the highest consumer of chocolate behind the USA. Of course we tried some and left the shop with little parcels. After this we walked around some of the old part of the city to arrive at the square and the cathedral. Standing in the square the pick pockets were active and you have to remain vigilant to them all the time. Cologne as a city ...
... we wanted to make it to another town called Duisburg. There is a church there with the epitaph of the famous cartographer, Geradus Mercator. John was interested in this since he is also a cartographer. Unfortunately the church was closed but we did listen to an amazing pipe organ practice through the doors.
Three cities in one day was a record for us. We made our way back to Cologne and decided to purposefully walk home from the main station this time. We ...
... 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 ...