Travel Blogs from Stuttgart
... offers. There were 2 highlights. First the road between Pfronzheim and Muehlhausen. A quite road, slowly going up and in the deep the Wuerm. Really a pleasure to ride. At the end of the day I arrived in Naturpark Schoenbuch. A quite park with dark forest and great valleys !
Tomorrow it goes up the Schwaebisch Alp. From 300 meters up to 737 meters.
Pleaxe have a look at the pictures of today.
... 11, I heard something about "if you want to get off at Karlsruhe take the train to D.... on platform 10". The sign on platform 11 showed Karlsruhe and 2 guards told us it would stop there, so we boarded. Then an announcement in English and it didn't mention a stop at K from platform 11. So we hightailed it to platform 10.
The change of trains at Karlsruhe for Heidelberg was easy - next platform. I'd intended putting our bags in a locker at Heidelberg ...
... this was pretty cool for me.
The back part of the garden is full of fairytale locations, like Rapunzel's tower, and the gingerbread cottage from Hanzel and Gretal. We wandered around and explored, and discovered that if you stand ...
... We stayed at a fabulous B&B in Ypres, very friendly people, great room and walking distance to Menin Gate. Sandy even had a good chat to Gabriel Gate, the Aussie TV host. If you want to see her on TV during the Tour de France, watch the Ypres day.
I wish we had more time in Bruges, it was even better than I expected. That was the day I was less than 100% and so we only did a ...
... we're extremely unimpressed with our hotel experience so far. This is the most expensive accommodation we've had the whole trip and it is by far the worst. Location isn't great, the whole place smells of smoke even though it is a non-smoking hotel, our twin beds are a double bed with two single duvets, the decor is seriously outdated, and there is dirty laundry lying about in the hallways!!
Frustrated and sleepy. Off to bed I go!
Ness (and Jess)