Category Archives: Germany 2015

Until next time – Auf Wiedersehen!

28th November – 4th December We left the Rhine gorge area on our journey today which took us on the autobahn to Mainz, 25kms from Bingen. Again we didn’t know that Mainz was in an Umwelt zone so we cautiously … Continue reading

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Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas

13th November – 20th November We had a nice day today. We rode the 4kms into Cologne, parked our bikes and walked a 2km route around the two main bridges, Hohenzollernbrücke and Deutzer Brücke. On the Hohenzollernbrücke (bridge) there are … Continue reading

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Eau de Cologne

21st October – 28th October Off to the Coburg fortress which towers over the town. We walked through the park grounds that surround the medieval fortress. With its triple ring of fortified walls, it’s one of the most impressive fortresses … Continue reading

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The romance is over!

28th September – 4th October Happy birthday Dave! We had a quiet day today. Went for a stroll to McDonalds to check our emails before having a walk into Eichstatt. The plan today was to go to the Irish pub … Continue reading

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A place with no beer (Oktoberfest) to the Romantic Road

12th September – 19th September A short drive to Burghausen after a late start had us arriving just before lunch. We are wild camping in a car park near the tourist information centre which has a lovely park around it … Continue reading

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Unfortunate address but the views are to die for!

21st August – 28th August Our plan for today was to ride our bikes to Tegelbahn, catch the cable car up to the top, hike to Neuschwanstein, King Ludwig’s fairytale castle, have lunch, hike back to the cable car, 4-5 … Continue reading

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It’s a long way to the top!

5th August – 12th August We had a nice bike ride around Titisee lake to the main tourist area which is very touristy, selling cuckoo clocks, clothes, cheeses, and smoked meats amongst many other things. It still has a nice … Continue reading

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