Travel Blogs from Baden-Baden
Left rainy Trier this morning very early, 7:30 and it was raining. We drove on the autobahn for about 5 hours to Baden-Baden. In rained most of the way.
Baden-Baden is known for its roman baths...yup, you guessed it, naked roman baths! We were told by our tour guide Andrea that it was "Textile free" bathing. You are not allowed to wear bathing suits...We decided as a group (Don, Cindy, Dar and I) that ...
... We also learned to look round the site before choosing a pitch and negotiated/blagged a massive grassy family pitch for the cheap rate. (Sorry to all non caravanners, I'm putting the details in for Stuart & Sarah’s benefit!)
Also decided that we’d have a rest day on Sunday before visiting the Merc museum in Stuttgart on Monday. The German leaflet did state the opening days but as our German is non-existent, it took Bill (thanks) ...
... on foot. By ten o'clock the sun was burning off the fog and it looked fair for walking. After breakfast we headed for Gengenbach,which looked even prettier in the sun. A quick stop at the Tourist Informaton centre to pick up a booklet of sixteen walks and we were set. We chose a walk that started in Gengenbach and headed upwards towards a hamlet called Hinter Huttersbach through vineyards, woods and farmland ...
... showers, hot steam,massage, scrubs, brushings, creams and oils, towel downs, and more.....as I write this I wish you could hear the church bells....its 6.15pm and they have rung on for 5 minutes.....God will we ever sleep tonight!!!!!!
This is a real first for us most nights have been very quiet.
Back to the bath house this 4hours comes at 47 euro each.....compared to the Daylesford spa center this would be one quarter of the ...
Left Brussels and drove to Germany. Lunch on the Rhine River aboard a very nice launch. Old castles lined the hill tops, most still still operating Food OK. Desert outstanding. Multi flavor Ice cream. Drove on to Heidelberg. Beautiful old university town with a well maintained 200 year old city square. Great lunch, Then on to our hotel for dinner with our group and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking