Travel Blogs from Schaffhausen
Today we did a day trip to Schaffhausen in switzerland.
We caught the train from Singen and got down in Neuhausen. There we walked along a very beautiful river to the falls. The falls were very beautiful. We did boating on the lake and various other activities.
We came back home by late ...
... an all organic kind of way - we took the tram back to the main station and then headed across the river to have a ride on the Polybahn which is a funicular railway - unfortunatly it closes at 2 on a Saturday and it was 2.30 when we got there - not our day, clearly. We then walked down to the lake (Sam tormented a few Swans on the way - well he fed them Paprika flavoured pringles). The walk down was very ...
... resulted in Brunty (Wiggins) proposing to Robin (Helen) and a finale kiss !!!
The kids put on thir own acts the standard being amazing with Will Earl dressing up as a girl with Hatties top, sarahs skirt and Helena bra (on the outside) complete with pigtails !
Nat started the ball rolling with a magic trick, Fergus, Joe, Dan and Jacob followed with a Barber Shop Quartet "My Bonnie Lies over the ocean" which turned into A Dub-Step ...
... Is popping out to say "cuckoo"
Regretfully they tell us Cuckoo, cuckoo
... a tree while a fourth was sitting in the water chewing on a plastic bottle (how safe is that you ask?, you ask him to give it up then).
After the bears we went to a cathedral and decided to climb the stairs to get a better view of the city. 343 stairs up and down and all spiral staircase. Going up that high while spinning in one direction gets you awefully dizzy but the view was well worth it and we got some beautiful pictures ...