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Travel Blogs from Cologne
So I'm officially at the 2 months mark here in Europe, meaning I am just about at the half way point.. CRAZY.. It blows my mind how fast the time over here is going.. I keep thinking I will be able to catch up on my blogging (I have even wrote it down in my planner to complete on multiple days), but yet every day I find a reason to put it off. There's just not enough time in the day! If I could put off sleeping, I definitely would.. I mean I already compromise enough on my ...
Today was Rosenmontag - this is the day before Shrove Tuesday and a celebration of the end of the period before Lent for German Christians. The festival also stems from Roman times when it was customary that the servants and slaves played the role of masters for one day each year, and this is reflected in the mockery of local, national and international leaders and public figures during Karneval. The German name for Carnival Monday is Rosenmontag, which comes from the German ...
... dogdy, and dirty so it was nice to be in Starbucks(Even if they didn't have WIFI .
The bus we were on was pretty full so Erin and I sat next to each other, the trip was quite uneventful, and as it was dark there was not much to see, although there were street lights the whole way from Brussels to Aachen. Arriving in Cologne at 11pm, there was an homeless man going though the bin next to the bus, he had left his homebrew sitting on the bench (fementing ...
... to settle in a bit more now that I know my way around town a bit more. And now I'm here, at least the run has tired me out so that I will head to bed soon, first thing though is a shower, and to clean up my room, its a total mess after pulling out all my clothes that needed washing that still are not washed! Looking forward to seeing what tomorrow brings ! Only one more night here after tonight and then I will be able to move into my dorm at GSU! ...
The blog we sent out 2 days ago seems to have finished before the interesting stuff got started.
The message stopped just after the ferry crossing at Zons and we were heading for Koln. Well we were cruising along when a cycle sign showing Koln centre headed us away from the river and as the river was sweeping round in a huge arc we figured that this would save us some time. WRONG! The signs went fine for a while then a T junction and no directions, ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed