Swiss Dreams Hotel Walzenhausen
Travel Blogs from Walzenhausen
... get some food around supper time... Watched some German (celebrity) big brother where for some reason, David Hasselhoff is one of the celebrities... he doesn't speak German.
Was super paranoid about being back on time so I rushed back.
Met up with Derya again today where we had a nice conversation over pizza/pasta, and then coffee.
Tonight I go to Frankfurt, where I will catch a plane tomorrow to Italy!
Peace and love
... to put on. Over that, I had to put on a shorty. Then I got 8kg of diving led and my jacket with air and everything. Felt like I weighed 100kg and was put in a straitjacket.
But I finally managed to get myself and my gear into the water without sweating too much. Then there were the fins to put on - wearing gloves - but managed that too!
Finally the water took the weight off my shoulders and we could get started!
First exercise: going ...
The very long registration form did give us free bus travel to Uberlingen (and this seems to be quite common) However, we found that it was only a pleasant 40 min walk into town anyway. It is right on the lake and a very pleasant walkabout with views of Switzerland, Austria and Germany (plus you can play "Spot The Zeppelin" on the photos) We had a value for money schnitzel at Zur Tenne, a local “pub” amongst some very posh lakeside houses on the way back to the ...
... at it for too long. He's also totally into money. His means of acquiring it are pretty much the usual - begging, stealing, selling his services or selling merchandise. The first provides a steady trickle, the second is not condoned, the third is usually too much like hard work. Selling stuff is his forte, and rocks are his chosen specialty. Setting up Rock Shop at camp, or lunch, guarantees him a few golden 20s, or even a euro if we're feeling soft. It guarantees ...
... talk with Charlie about "team allies" and "team Germany", and much pondering on our parts about how different his life as a 5 year old is to those in much of the world only 70 years ago. We left France at Huningue near Basel where we had our international day of eating... Brekky in France, lunch in Germany and dinner in Switzerland. A free jazz festival popped up for us on the actual day we were in Basel, unheard of, and we commenced ...