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25km, 14-26deg, cloudy but fine. Poor old Nuremberg was punished for being Hitler's favourite city and the centre for his Nazi regime. The allies bombed it mercilessly leading up the the end of WWII. However the Germans are a resilient bunch so over the decades since then they have re-built this place to somewhere near its former glory. The city centre has a lovely mix of old and new and the Old Town walls from the 15th century are just about fully intact. After a ...
... a brilliant bike path along the Danube / Main Canal. After a little while we picked up a nice tailwind which whipped the girls into a racing frenzy, scooting along at 25km/h. However we eventually ran into the first of many detours of the day which slowed proceedings down to a more sedate pace. Apart from the lovely countryside and water views there wasn't a great deal to see today. ...
... shops, bridges and public buildings. First stop was the Cathedral of St Peter and St George a massive structure overlooking the city. The burial place for a whole raft of saints, bishops and other hangers-on. We only got to see the "church" bits, what went on below decks would have been much more interesting. "Little Venice" is a row of medieval houses (right on the canal) which are dressed up with flowers ...
... the Altes Rathaus, the city hall that overlooks the river. We stopped by the Rose Garden, but none of the flowers had bloomed. Fortunately the far side of the garden offered a great view overlooking much of the city.
We then decided to go on a river tour. When we left the Rose Garden, we walked for about 15 minutes to the main downtown area to board the boat. We got seats on the ...
... br> Clint gets the kids to take their places and captures the moment, all the while reassuring me that it will be fine with some photoshopping. I am shattered! Poor Lily.
We walk to the Christmas markets and head down a lane that we hadn't explored last night and find the kids market. More stalls a giant carousel, kids rides, sideshow games and a marquee with SANTA PHOTOS!
I start cheering & fist pumping (which is ...