Callas Am Dom
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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We had a great sleep last night in our little third floor pension which we found online. The bed was great as was this mornings European breakfast. After checking out, we walked through Haslach and took a few photos of this neat little Black Forest town.
Heading north, we passed through Lichtenau and of course had to stop at 7 Sommerfeld Strasse, our first home away from home (1975-78) The Murphy gang might remember that there was an Edeka grocery ...
... waiter last night was homesick and missed his new baby, he is from the Philippines, very young guy - maybe 30 - so we inquire - turns out he has 4 kids, 2 ex-wives, and this new wife with the two newest kids. WOW. Life sure can be complicated - oh, and his dad has cancer. So, he works on the ship for 6 months and then goes home for 2 - something like that, depends on their seniority. These people have ...
Early this morning, about 4.30, we sailed passed Frankfurt and onto Cologne, berthing at about 1pm. We opted for the city walking tour which was about 1.5 hour duration. We learnt about the history of Cologne, or Koln as it is called in Germany. With a population of 1 million, it's the 4th biggest city in Germany (behind Berlin, Hamberg, Munich). The Romans established a settlement at this location on the Rhine about 2000 years ago and it has has continuous settlement ever ...
... The conductor just let us sit and we are now on our way to Cologne.
So, we cancelled our hotel in Prague and finally found a hotel in Cologne. Of course, everything is costing way more than we wanted. But, hey, now many times will I take this trip again?
So, we are on our way to Cologne, we have a hotel room -- now what?
We decided to see if we can find a flight to Munich and continue with the rest of our trip.
Yikes a ...
... into an indoor rainforest with 30+ temp and high humidity and for the next 5 minutes it felt like we were back home! The museum had a number of interactive displays and presentations on the history of chocolate. A highlight was a large liquid chocolate fountain in the atrium where we are able to sample wafers dipped in Lindt chocolate. Kate and Roy also had the chance to create their own block of chocolate to take home. ...