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  • 2 Romantics, 1 RoadGuten tag from Germany! We've been all over Europe, to random places like Bosnia and Slovakia, but we've never managed to make it to Germany. So here we are! We flew through Iceland, and landed in Frankfurt yesterday. We picked up our Posted by traveljonez in Danke Shoen, Darling, Danke Shoen | Oct 11, 2009
  • Castles & HasslesFinally, internet access where a timer isn't going to shut me down in 10 minutes. Ahh, technology. So let me start by recognizing 3 groups that have made some interesting hassles on this trip: 1) Iceland Air. I appreciate their taking the Posted by traveljonez in Danke Shoen, Darling, Danke Shoen | Oct 13, 2009
  • Lost in FranceToday we packed the bus and set off on our travels. And so we set off to visit Jan's mother in Saarbruken a smallish town in Southern Germany. On the way there we stopped in at the village of Eguisheim, Posted by Pelican travels in The land of Pork and Cheese | Jun 12, 2016
  • A short break for workWhilst in Europe I have opportunity to meet up with a few of my clients. So today I boarded a plane to Hamburg to meet up with one of my better clients. The trick was to find my way from Posted by Pelican travels in The land of Pork and Cheese | Jun 1, 2016
  • Hamburg walks and meetingsSince my meeting was only scheduled for around 11.00 I took the opportunity to eat a leisurely breakfast before setting out for a walk around the district. The walk was initially aimless, however I came across a nice park called Posted by Pelican travels in The land of Pork and Cheese | Jun 2, 2016
  • Into the Black ForestWe set off today along the Black Forest highway on our way to Cologne. On the way we stopped for a short walk in the forest before heading on to Murmmel See which is a small lake on the side Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | Aug 16, 2015
  • Another long ride along the RhineOur plan was to set off and follow the Rhine upriver before crossing and heading back down the other side. Sounds simple. But we managed to get lost since the return road didn't follow the river. So another short ride Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | Aug 17, 2015
  • Off to CologneThis morning after having our coffee on the banks of the Rhine, we packed up camp and set off to find a spot close to Cologne so that I could make my scheduled meeting without undue panic. We took a scenic Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | Aug 18, 2015
  • Meeting in CologneToday I had a business meeting in Cologne so we set out to tackle the rush hour traffic. Actually it wasn't too bad and we arrived with an hour to spare. This we spent searching out free WiFi and drinking Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | Aug 19, 2015
  • Back to Germany We were woken at around 5.00am to the sound of a crow attacking our rubbish bag. The wind was still howling and our rubbish was scattered far and wide. Stuff it, was the general consensus, and so we rolled over Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | Jun 14, 2015
  • On the road to Berlin The wind was still blowing hard when we awoke, but no stress, the day was to be spent driving to Berlin. The trip was pretty much uneventful with an opportunity to view the rural landscape of Germany. The countryside is Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | Jun 15, 2015
  • History lessons in BerlinToday we headed off to visit Berlin. Our plan was to visit the old East Berlin which used to be sealed behind the Berlin Wall during the cold war period. we were particularly keen to make the visit since we Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | Jun 16, 2015
  • Off to GermanyHolland is done, and now its time to move on. I needed to have a business meeting in Hamburg, Germany and so we packed up and hit the road. The trip was fairly uneventful apart from a mistake by "The Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | Jun 6, 2015
  • Business meetings in HamburgEarly start, an awesome breakfast and dressed in my wedding clothes I set out for the DVA offices for a meeting. Corinne stayed at the hotel and took herself out for a long walk through the streets of Hamburg. The meeting Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | Jun 7, 2015
  • Fun in Saarbrucken.After a light breakfast we loaded up and set off, destination Saarbrucken in Germany. The plan is to visit and stay the night with Jan's mother before setting off for Amsterdam the next day. We have purchased a Garmin called Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | May 24, 2015
  • Day 39. Nearly home via everywhere. These last few days were spent pretty much driving back from the UK to Switzerland, and even though the distance is not really far by South African standards, driving is slower due to the amount of traffic on the roads. Posted by Pelican travels in Switzerland in our Tortoise Van 2014 | Sep 25, 2014
  • Day 6. Cycling Lake Constance Stef and Jan arrived early this morning having left Champfer at 5.00 in the morning. After putting up their tiny little tent we grabbed our bicycles and head out for a cruise around the shores of Lake Constance. Some statistics: Posted by Pelican travels in Switzerland in our Tortoise Van 2014 | Aug 22, 2014
  • Last Day for MunichLast day so a little slack at starting but first off the list is to make sure we know how to leave the city! Check out the S train no 8, direct to airport, cost €10.80, 40min duration. Posted by Toot'speak in Indochina Encompassed | Dec 7, 2016
  • Three Down in Crafty BavariaUp and at it (about 11ish) after negotiating the shower ( a story in itself ), caught a bus and ended up in the township of Bamberg, and what a lovely place it is - except for hoards and Posted by Toot'speak in Indochina Encompassed | Dec 1, 2016
  • Beer and Prayers Woke up to a snowy landscape with a temp range from -5 to 1deg; long johns a necessity. Our aim for today was to walk a couple of ks out of town to the Bamberg castle - Altenberg, Posted by Toot'speak in Indochina Encompassed | Dec 2, 2016
  • Loitering No More - More Bamberg DelightsI failed to mention in the last blog that our day ended in the normal way. We got back home to find that the heaters and hot water weren't working! Given that the temperature was -4 degs, we figured we'd Posted by Toot'speak in Indochina Encompassed | Dec 3, 2016
  • Munich is MunchenHalf a day spent travelling from Bamberg to Munich with only one touch of stress when the bus I had deemed as the one to get us to the train station didn't turn up as my internet bus timetable said. Posted by Toot'speak in Indochina Encompassed | Dec 4, 2016
  • Truly away from the Big SmokeWoke up to a chilly breeze blowing through the apartment which consists of one room into which fits a kitchenette, big sofa and dining table, tellie and a queen sized bed. The ensuite is large enough to swing a rat Posted by Toot'speak in Indochina Encompassed | Nov 30, 2016
  • Berlin: One Amazing Step after AnotherAnother exhausting day of sightseeing and enjoying the delights of Berlin. We got off before lunch, having had the hostel's breakfast, and joined one of these hop on hop off bus tours - still walked my tootsies off, (17993 steps Posted by Toot'speak in Indochina Encompassed | Nov 10, 2016
  • Immersion into Berlin HistoryFound out today why the hostel is called Three Little Pigs - I always over think these things. Quite simple really, story of the wolf and three little pigs and the houses they build; this hostel is built from stone Posted by Toot'speak in Indochina Encompassed | Nov 11, 2016
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