Travel Blogs from Mainz
... in a thousand questions a day).
* We know we had some unforgettable moments, and that was what it was all about.* We're sure we will annoy them for the rest of their lives by repeating the same stories over and over again.
A big thank you to those who encouraged us and those who replaced us at work.... Hope we can do the same for you one day!
And now It's time to stop 'cause the Ipad is getting wet.
See you ...
... are out by the thousands, eating, drinking, smoking and connecting with their neighbors. Such a vital time at night. But with our long day we decided to just go out from 7:30 - 10:30pm then head back to our hotel and into bed. Chris' pedometer marked we walked 11 kilometers today. And now my feet feel like it. So happy to be here. Special thanks to Cliff and Sandy who gave a condensed version of Rome....as we are going to Florence ...
... of Baden Baden to the hotel in Mainz. On the Autobahn we travelled at 100kph, but the cars, as long as they stay on the right when they're not overtaking, can do any speed! There was a jam near Europa Park, and as the cars and trucks realised, they automatically applied their warning lights. Arrived Mainz at 6.30pm. Drinks and dinner at hotel. Farewell to Mark who's leaving the tour to visit his son in ...
... to do
with the fact that people here seem to enjoy taking a break and just being with
one another, not constantly worrying about having to be somewhere else. On my first night here, four older men came
and sat at a table next to me and each ordered drinks and pulled out a deck of
cards to play some card game. You would
never see that in America! I love how
much people seem to enjoy each other’s company here.
... t seen this in the US - someone would sue this park in one second. But I thought it was amazing slide and the park was a nice break from the hustle of the city.
The real highlight of the weekend, however, came on Sunday. Me and Patrick again set out to the Rhine, but this time all the way to the little town of Niederheimbach. We took a regional train to a part of the river that was absolutely ...