The Ascot Hotel Cologne
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Pets allowed
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... railway junction was the target of the allies attack. The Americans took over the bridge but ultimately it collapsed and killed 28 Americans. Later, we go to the famous Grand Hotel Steigenberger for lunch. The Germans compare it to Camp David, because many dignitaries such as President Bill Clinton have come for meetings here. After lunch, we ride our tour bus to Bonn where our ship has already cruised there to meet us. Here, we meet in the afternoon for a tour of ...
... to real life.
Anyways, this evening I'm staying with Leslie and the family and we're going to his village Halloween party which should be ace and will hopefully cheer me up! As soon as I get this bloody laundry finished that is.. Bah.
What a way to finish up in Germany..! (For now anyways).
So first and foremost let me tell you. Remember when I climbed St Peter's in Munich? Remember when I nearly threw up after 380 ...
... He also recommended that we go to a place called Rosie's for breakfast. We arrived at Rosie's to find that it was actually closed until 10 so we went back and checked out the park we had passed and found a giant church before returning to get some food. Breakfast here is pretty weird. You tend to order jams, cheeses, or meat and it comes with rolls to put it on. I ended up with a bagel and lox and herbed cream cheese with a soft boiled egg on the side. ...
So the bus ride was super long and mostly uncomfortable. But we made it to Düsseldorf! We arrived around 7am, and walked to our hostel to leave our bags. We weren't allowed to check in until 1pm, so we had to kill some time. We found a bakery and had some tea and pastry, wandered around, played in a park a little, and then had real breakfast at a place recommended to us by the front desk guy at the hostel. Ordering ...
... at the hostel reception said I had to try Kolsch beer, a speciality from Cologne. It tasted great and was served in small glasses.
- I bought breakfast at the hostel before heading out to explore the old town.
- It was packed with retail stores lined up either side of the cobbled streets and walkways. I was on the lookout for a new baseball ...