Travel Blogs from Frankfurt
MONDAY 9th JULY 2012 FRANKFURT Leisurely start this morning - packed up and checked out, a bit of a choke at the bar and washing costs on the bill! - then got a ten minute taxi ride to the station where we had some breakfast and went to the DB lounge (similar to the Qantas Club) where we relaxed and used the free wifi while we waited for our train …
Made it! 9.5 hour flight. no sleep. Awake for over 30 hours. Time to rest.
Endlich ist es soweit! Nach drei Jahren Vorbereitung ist nun endlich der Tag der Abreise gekommen. Ich freue mich endlich vom kalten Deutschland in wärmere Gefilde aufzubrechen :-) Finally the time for departure has come! After three years of preparation it's time to say goodbye and head over to warmer countries :-) Let the adventure ...
... Off to do MORE CAR THINGS tomorrow with a visit to Wolfsburg, home of the VW. Oh goody for JO!! Might do Schnitzel for dinner, seeing that it's traditional. we tried to visit the old Town, but just drove around in circles as the road the Tom Tom suggested was closed for repair.It kept wanting us to go down the same bit of road over and ...
... like VW, Porsche and Audi. Halle 3 was pretty big and had quite a few interesting cars like the VW XL1; a hybrid electric matchbox car and the Bugatti Veyron. The Porsche exhibit was interesting because I got to sit in the new 50th anniversary edition of the 911, plus they had the new 911 Turbo and the 918 Spyder which just set the new lap record of the Nurburgring.
We had to skip the Mercedes Hall and rush through the Audi Hall which took 10 minutes just ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center