Hotel Alfa Muenchen
Travel Blogs from Munich
... the son of the family for a year and the couple were visiting him and his family. They loved their visit and we chatted about home-exchanges. They sounded interested so cards were exchanged and we will try to cultivate an arrangement if possible.
The train deposited us at the Munich hauptbahnhof around 2:30 in the afternoon. We then had to figure out our route to the hotel. A discussion with the man from EuroAid helped us to find our subway train and the ...
... will be the plan next time around. I forgot to mention our lunch at Hofbrauhaus, I just had to have the pork knuckle, as did Mary, Deb and Barb. We weren't leaving Munich until we had that pork knuckle. It was delicious and nothing like the pork at home. As the Socceroos were playing that evening Cynthia, Mary and I met up with Dave and a few others at a bar to watch the game. It was an excellent game and the boys didn't disgrace themselves at all. It's just a shame we ...
... that this was chicken was incorrect). Mark got a much needed, prepackaged latte drink and chocolate raisin granola bars. Before this morning we had consumed nothing but schnitzel, sausage, and beer. So a change of pace was nice. We are taking a tour of Allianz Arena (home of FC Bayern Munich) later today. Mark's post will come following our tour and possibly a walk through Englischier Garten (weather permitting, we got some rain last night).
... all things wooden and handmade. one feels as though you have been sent back in time.. what fun!
Last to be seen and enjoyed is the ice skating rink at the start of the retail area..
Munich's largest out door skating rink is enjoyed by many.. the skaters, the spectators .. who also enjoy the mulled wines and traditional foods from the surrounding stalls..
All in all , a wonderful introduction to Munich, Winter Snow & Christmas ...
Okay so I'm blogging this from my phone and typing on this thing is pretty troublesome. However the Munchen story should have an ending... Also, what else can one do on the train to Salzburg aside from admiring the Alps and Austrian countryside. (Will report on that in my next blog).
Anyways back to Munchen... So yesterday I wore jeans. I had spent the night wishing I had more blankets so I made the mistake ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Pets allowed