Travel Blogs from Heidelberg
... mismatch between card and GPS route. So I had to change again resulting a total distance of 97 km in, so far, the best average.
Still having time to see some nice things en route ! Please find some nice pictures of Schloss Bruchsal.
The road today was a mix of large forests and the frequently appearance of one or the other ...
... was a disaster and had to an extra 25 km.
But no complaining, the weather was great just above 20ºC. Perfect conditions.
Next to that I , again experienced the great support of the German people. All people were more than willing to help. One person was even offering a cup of coffee but I politely refused. I have a long way to go I said.
Now I'm enjoying a cup of tea on ...
... over into the other building and came across some old Formula One cars and upstairs we found some mini cars. Included were a few fine example of Goggomobils. They even had a BMW Isetta and other such mini cars. Down on the floor they even had the world land speed record maker Blue Flame rocket car there.
Climbing up the stairs through the roof, we came upon the Concorde and Tupolev mounted high above the building. You can climb up into both of ...
... as well, it meant that everybody went shopping on Saturday. Thankfully I got to stay home and avoid the madness!
After dinner we caught the tram into Heidelberg for the Schloss Beleuchtung or Castle Illumination. It's on three times a year and remembers how the bloody French burned the castle by lighting it up with red lights and smoke and having fireworks on the Alte Brücke. We went in nice and early and two hours before it started we had a nice spot on the ...
We enjoyed a well earned sleep in today….Didn’t get up until
7.45am. We made a few phone calls home and off we went on our day out to "Heidelberg". We decided against going to the English speaking church here in
Frankfurt, as it is 30km away evidently. Our plan had been to go on a Rhein
River cruise, but we came past that region yesterday and didn’t want to
backtrack. After a ...