Elsass Club Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bollwiller
... to be higher than last time and it appeared to be moving faster. James decided he would not take the plunge but vowed to the next time he was in Basel.
It was hot and we were thirsty. A nice cold beer from the Coop was in order. This Coop was more like a department store with groceries on the basement level. We picked up a few beverages and repaired to the main marktplatz where we had our lunch.
All watered and ...
... us to a trip on a ferry across the lake, which was a nice surprise! France is always good, feels close to home and we've missed their baking. We're at a small site run by 'Stan' just south of Nancy. It's all NL here (we have to call the that now as Gen only refers to people by the letters on their car) only one or two D's and no GB's (that's what Gen seeks out!) We've had the odd letter that we have to look up - there is S, DK, B, BL, ...
... place here breeds and rehabilitates the monkeys and reintroduces them to the wild. Lovely weather again, and beautiful in the forest. Thought we would then drive the 15mins up the hill to the Haute Konigsberg castle for lunch. We had a picnic lunch we had bought with us. An hour and a half later we parked the car. Didn't realise that 20000 others had decided to do the same thing. The road was narrow and nobody could turn around. I found ...
... called the maneater. Sad stuff. From there headed into Colmar, the bigger town of the area. A really beautiful place. Half timbered and stone houses and flowers everywhere. Had a really nice look around, and then spent the night in a really nice hotel, the Turenne. Took a salad down to the town square about 8pm and listened to the live music and watched people. ...
... for miles had a full cop car. Had a leisurely afternoon in Eguisheim, then an Alsacienne meal. R had steak and chips and salad, me choucroute, which is sausages, Kessler chop, sauerkraut, and a 15 mm thick slab of bacon. Heaven. Had to cut short our drive around the Vosges today because of all the security activity, so will try to do a bit more tomorrow. We'll see how the weather holds ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility