Hotel Schloss Ort
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Todat we had breakfast at 8am and following breakfast we had a guided walking tour of Passau.
The tour started at 9:45am which included a walking tour of this historic town.
Passau is known as "The City of Three Rivers". It lies at the Inn, Danube and Ils rivers. It is the last major German city on the Danube at the border of Austria.
Passau (previously Latin: Batavis or Batavia) is a town in Lower Bavaria, Germany. It is also known as ...
... were informed that due to the lack of rain the Danube is not deep enough for the boat to continue tonight so we went 30kms backwards & they would look at options tomorrow, apparently at the start of the week electricity demands increase & therefore more water comes into the river. So options
1. Wait to see if river increases enough to continue tomorrow
2. Move by bus up river then get on another boat further up & continue
We will know tonight
... balconies) typically with colourful flower baskets hanging on the balcony rails. Drove through a village which, our guide tells, kept losing its name sign till the Mayor had it soldered to its support. I must have missed the sign but once told the name I understood why - it was, yes folks, the F word!! Salzburg is a beautiful city. Our bus dropped us off close to the prince bishop residence. Some of the Sound of Music (SOM) ...
... home in the afternoon in time for a siesta and the Tour de France on telly.
And now we're off home.
A glance at the featured map would lead anyone to think we were jet setters with nothing better to do with our time or money; but our zigzagging journey thru' Europe worked for us and we've thoroughly enjoyed our holiday.
Best of all we've been able to enjoy time with family and friends in the Netherlands, England, France and Croatia. That's the good ...
... lunch of sausages and horseradish and a cold beer. This is just a beautiful city and our second visit was just as magical. Found the shop where they make the original Mozart's Balls, yum. Went to the fruit and veg I market and purchased a large pun net of strawberries and ate the lot on the train home. Late dinner and a few wines and an early night as we kicked on last night, needed a little ...