Last month I enjoyed my first visit to Cirencester’s twin town – Itzehoe, in Schleswig-Holstein, Northern Germany – in almost four years. Continue reading
2 nights in the Netherlands now – one night here in Venlo – tomorrow an easier day, just a 2 hour drive to get to Zierikzee on the Dutch coast – and then back to Gloucestershire on Sunday.
Fehmarn, Germany’s 3rd largest island, is connected to the German mainland by a bridge, which makes it quite easy to get to.
In the high temperatures my car is not pleasant to be in. On what has been the hottest day of the year in Germany (according to Tagesthemen), I spent the hottest part of the day in what is essentially an… Continue reading
The Autobahns of the old East Germany are great to drive on: No traffic, with plenty of opportunity to go fast.
Today I went on a day trip with Renate, Uwe and Richard. We went as far North in Germany as you can go.
We drove up to the Nolde Museum, located near Seebüll.
Over the weekend I can enjoy not having to do any driving. A well earned rest. I’m in shorts again today as the temperature climbs to 30 degrees. No wind, no clouds. Too hot when it’s like this!
I had an early start today since I had to be at VW’s headquarters at 10:15 to start my guided tour of the factory here in Wolfsburg.
Heute sind wir mit dem Auto nach Bremerhaven gefahren. Am Abend haben wir im griechischen Restaurant in Itzehoe gegessen.