Travel Blogs from Emden
... speciaity"fischbrotchen",a bread roll with about 3 pieces of slimy,cold fish.Don't mention to Roger ,he is still trying not to gag after eating one! The islands are a different and interesting envirionment,prime holiday spot for Germans,with very few English speaking visitors . We enjoyed riding bikes along the canals in this interesting small town but are starting to yearn for Phillip Island again and looking forward to moving on to ...
... amp; forwards, John heard that he'd got to the port. Phew!
John said he'd drive us in the Lotus (I've had more practise & can now get out by myself!) into Groningen, along with Sarah, so we went to a nice pavement cafe & had a lovely meal while we watched the world go by (mostly on bikes). Steve & John managed to find their way into the red light district, and came out giggling like a pair of school girls!
Back at the ...
... was good weather – no wind, no rain, no storms. But it also made the drive rather boring! In our opinion, the Great Ocean Road in Victoria beats it hands down – for beauty and also for being a much longer drive. Anyway, have a look at the website for yourself – http://www.theatlanticroad.com.
After one more night in Norway, we decided to leg it back to Sweden – just to get ahead of the calender. Once we hit Sweden, ...
... although the girls were excited to find a group of obviously bottle fed lambs who were hanging eagerly by the fence as we cycled past. The girls had a wonderful time patting them & the lambs in return seemed to thoroughly enjoy the attention. Hannah spent many hours devising a plan to acquire some sheep as pets when we returned home!
That night found us in a small National Park along the North Coast. We couldn't read the signs but it ...
... meant that we couldn’t pick up the Troopy when we had hoped. As a result, we changed our plans and decided to stay in the UK until after Anzac Day. But what would we do??? Well, when Nick was doing his original research, he came across a blog written by a Pom who had bought a Landcruiser in Australia and drove it to his home in Devon! So Nick started an email correspondence with Graham, and we decided that, if possible, this would be a perfect time to ...
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed