Author: nonsavant

Wartburg

On the way home, we stopped off at Wartburg, a medieval castle famous for being Martin Luther’s residence whilst he translated the new testament into German

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Kichelhahn walk

Kichelhahn is the local hill for the town of Ilmenau

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Day trip to Erfurt

Day trip to Erfurt enjoying the sights such as the cathedral and citadel and sampling “Roster”, the local Bratwurst (sausage)

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Ochsenbacher Teich

Easy walk from Neustadt am Rennsteig, descending into the valley and passing various small ponds and lakes.

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Schneekopf from Gehlberg

Schneekopf is the second highest peak in the Thüringer Wald, at 978m.

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Vessertal

The small village of Vesser was our base in Thüringer Wald. We completed two walks directly from the village (upper Vessertal and lower Vessertal) and there was a guesthouse next door to the holiday flat where we could enjoy food and a beer.

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Sightseeing in Boston and visiting Harvard University

The Boston History Trail and Harvard University.

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Aftermath of the storm

No electricity and a visit to a museum.

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Bath and MacMahon Island

Mount Washington

Driving to the top of New England’s highest peak.

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