Abroad in Europe, Germany

Our visits to Koblenz and Stuttgart

Koblenz was the first stop on our tour round Germany. We visited the town as a way of breaking our journey from Dortmund to Heidelberg and arrived mid-morning in overcast weather. Like lots of German towns, the train station is quite a way from the city centre, so we followed the rather confusing signs that… Continue reading Our visits to Koblenz and Stuttgart

Abroad in Europe, Germany

A short stay in Heidelberg

Heidelberg is one of the oldest towns in Germany. Famous for its university and castle, it was a place we were very excited to visit! We arrived in the evening by train but had to get a taxi to our hotel because the station is a long way from the old town. After checking in… Continue reading A short stay in Heidelberg

Abroad in Europe, Germany

Munich: the wonderful Bavarian capital

It's been two weeks since the end of our German adventure. After a couple of days in Heidelberg, we stayed in Munich, the Bavarian capital, on the last leg of our trip. We arrived in Munich in the evening and our lovely little hotel, the Condor, was only a 5-minute walk from the Hauptbahnhof. It… Continue reading Munich: the wonderful Bavarian capital