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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... Then onto a bus for the next leg (unfortunately there were doing train works), bus trip for about 20 mins then off we get and onto the platform for our next train! Hmmm, seems we have missed our next train, as the bus was late! So we have to wait an hour, a bit of a bugger but we take the opportunity to find a coffee and hot chocolate. An hour later we are on our next train (the fifth transport for the trip), where we sat for a little over an hour. pretty countryside, ...
... is a 10-minute walk uphill to see Hohenschwangau, and a longer 1-mile hike straight up to see Neuschwanstein. (Though note that the town doesn't hesitate to separate you from your money at any opportunity, offering a 5 euro horse and carriage ride up the hill. This is fine for the riders, but rather nasty for us walkers left in the horse's ****-wake) Visiting the castle interiors is is a bit of a forced march, however- visitors are ...
... Mad Ludwig's Castle). Then we made a spectacular scenic drive through the Bavarian Alps to the highest peak in Germany, the Zugspitze, where we took a cable car to the summit. Words are really inadequate to describe what we saw, so we'll let some photos tell our story today.
... a sentinel over the whole valley. It was a stunning sight that was only rivaled once the sun came up. Once settled in we got back into the car and set off into town for dinner at a traditional German restaurant for an excellent meal.
The next morning as I awoke to the sound of cowbells ringing, I was finally able to get a look at the landscape with it’s ever so green fields of livestock and old wooden cabins set up in front of ...
... would be a quick detour to see another of Ludwig's castles on the Chiemsee, the largest lake within the confines of Germany (the Bodensee is larger but shares a border with Switzerland). To get to the castle, one takes a ferry to an island, and there is greeted with a slightly-smaller replica of Versailles, named the Herrenchiemsee, an homage to Ludwig's hero, Louis XIV, and resplendent under over 14 pounds of gold leaf. Although never finished ...