Monthly Archives: October 2016

Day 13-Oct 5-Wed-Bamburg, Germany

Day 13- Oct 5- Wed- Bamburg, Germany This town has been untouched by war and strife, and so it exists as it was in the Middle Ages. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site. We took a brief walking tour … Continue reading

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Day 12-Oct 4-Tues- Nuremberg, Germany

Day 12-Oct 4-Tues- Nurenburg, Germany We were bused to town, as the ship couldn’t get to port on time; there was too much traffic through the locks during the night. We stopped to walk in the Zeppelin Center where Hitler … Continue reading

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Day 11-Oct 3-Mon- Kelheim, Germany-Home Visit in Bielngries, Germany

Day 11-Oct 3-Mon- Kelheim, Germany-Home Visit in Bielngries, Germany The bus took us to the Liberation Hall, a Neoclassical monument built by King Ludwig I of Bavaria which commemorates the victory over Napoleon in 1815. It is high on a cliff … Continue reading

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Day 10-Sunday, Oct 2~Ump Pa Pa~Regensburg, Germany

Day 10-Sunday, Oct 2~Regensburg, Germany-Ump Pa Pa (Be sure to click on an individual picture for a larger view and sometimes, commentary.) I awoke to see the gray cement wall outside my window that can only mean we have entered … Continue reading

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Day 9-Oct 1-Sat~Riding the border~Passau, Germany

Day 9-Oct 1-Sat~Riding the border~Passau, Germany As we float down the Danube River, we are straddling the border between Austria and Germany. There are rolling tree-covered hills with picturesque villages on either side. We won’t technically be in Germany until … Continue reading

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DAY 8, Friday, Sept 30~Melk Abbey

DAY 8, Friday, Sept 30 When we woke up and looked out our window, we could see that we were approaching a lock. While we ate breakfast, the Captain aligned the ship to navigate a lock adjacent to another ship of … Continue reading

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