Category 2014 Germany / Czechia

Trip Home

Up early this morning for breakfast and out the door for a bus to the Mainz Hautbahnhof. Quick ICE train to Frankfurt airport only took 20 minutes. You exit the train underground from the terminal and then I checked in…

Mainz

Left Heidelberg around 8:30 and arrived Mainz 10:30. I crossed the Rhein at Mannheim. I should have been there earlier but, I got off the train at Ludwigshafen Mitte to change trains. I should have got off at the next…

Regensburg

I got up and with a light misting I caught the train to Regensburg. By the time we arrived it had completely stopped raining and didn’t rain again for the rest of the day. Regensburg is at the confluence of…

Nuremberg

It was raining this morning and continued to rain so after seeing that the forecast for tomorrow was with less rain, I decided to put off Regensburg until Saturday. At 10:00 the rain it was still coming down rather heavy…

Prague to Nuremberg

Prague

I said good bye to Prague this morning at 9:15 and left Prague station due into Nuremberg at 1:30 pm this afternoon. For some reason the train seemed very slow and stopped for long durations of time at several stations.…

Prague/ Old Town & New

Prague was saved by the devastation of WWII because Hitler liked Prague and didn’t want it destroyed because he figured Bohemia was part of Germany. Many of the buildings are originals and date back hundreds of years. Through the centuries the…

Berlin to Prague

Well I had to say goodbye to Berlin and after breakfast over to the main station in Berlin to hop on a train to Prague. We traveled through Dresden which was completely destroyed during WWII by the allied bombers. Although…