Travel Blogs from Drachselsried
... pastries and cup of tea and unusually that's the morning for us. No tours just leisurely cruisin'. It's quiet and peaceful, I'm up the pointy end up on the sun deck (sun deck! In my coat and if the sun doesn't come through the cloud soon in my hat as well) making sure the captain is still heading the right way so you can image I'm here with all my friends which explains the peace and quiet. ...
... to leave for the mountains at 9.00 at the latest.
We invited everybody for a 16-kilometer walk in the mountains situated approx. 50 kilometers from Klatovy. The mountains are called "Sumava" in Czech or “Böhmerwald” in German (both names are used because the mountains are being shared by two countries – Czech Republic and Germany). Our goal was to climb up the observation tower located on the top of ...
... of anything being towed must be the same as the main vehicle. Not the case in Germany. Got the registration document, which they took to the boot of their car and photocopied, had a nice chat about the bus and the weather then they wished us all the best for the rest of our trip, shook hands and drove off with a wave.
Went into Zwiesel for more iced ...
... hedges and cut down too many woods/forests. Farmers are busy everywhere harvesting corn, wheat and hay. Colours over landscape are kaleidoscope shades of many greens and yellows broken by blue sky/rivers across rolling hills with many steeples Arrived late into Strakonice, had a taste of the local trout but none compares to that from the river back home in ...
... for us in the hotel beer garden. We check in and take a short walk to a local beer garden for lunch. I'm surprised to find out Richard father who I thought was too ill, is coming to meet us for lunch.
Shortly after we arrive Manfred, my mother's Brother ( also Richard's Dad ) arrives. His wife Seglinde is here as well. We all sit down and order lunch as best we can because nothing is in English. I have to settle for half dark beer and half lemon aid because I'm the driver. ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed