Bavarian Forest Holidays
Travel Blogs from Bayerisch Eisenstein
We decided on a white Xmas for 2011 and after trawling Trip Advisor for White Xmas Holiday Inspiration, and came up with Bavaria and specifically Bayerisch Eisenstein. We booked into Haus Sterr-Peter-Martin and had a lovely relaxing time. Snow came early so when we arrived from Munich on the train it looked amazing and Martin met us at the train to …
... subject of signs, it's very pleasing to see very few traffic or other signs around, no sign clutter!! There's a lot to like about this part of Germany, the people are helpful, friendly, courteous to cyclists and go quietly about their work. The only downside I can see is their smoking habits, everyone smokes! There are cigarette vending machines in hotels, in the streets and even the side of the road, a pack of twenty costs ...
... the hotelrestaurant to have some dinner. It was simple but nicely prepared. We had a a tomato creme soup and a Wiener Schnitzel for me, trout and veal for Erwin.
Back in our room we watched Germany struggle with Ghana and went to bed. Tomorrow is going to be another long day of driving and we should be able to make it to the campground in the afternoon.
... to be. That was our problem - we couldn't orientate our poorly hand drawn map. A helpful hotelier found our location and from there it only took another 30 minutes to find our hotel which was less than a stones throw away! Still feeling rather frustrated with ourselves for failing to find our hotel our next challenge was to find our room! Our room key was marked 232, that would be room 32 on the second floor. Upon arrival on the second floor the engraved ...
... for dinner. Nice meal, had coffees at a Internet cafe across the road and then another cafe for ice creams. All sounds good until we tried getting back into our hotel. The key stuck and we could not get it out. Finally we did but then could not get through the door to the bedrooms. No amount of banging would rouse anyone and we were both getting angry at ...
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- Tennis Court
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center