Monthly Archives: October 2012

Paris – 7th to 11th October

Arrived at Paris from Koblenz late afternoon and it was a 15 minute walk to the Hotel Aida Marais on the Rue du Chateau d’Eau near the Place de la Republique. Room was small but it had everything we needed … Continue reading

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Braubach and Boppard, 6th October

The train to Braubach from Koblenz only took 20 minutes.  Another 20 minutes hike up the hill to Marksburg Castle.  This castle allowed us to take photographs inside. The town of Braubach was having a wine festival and fireworks later … Continue reading

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Treis-Karden to Koblenz, 5th October

Distance: 43 km Since we had visited Eltz Castle the previous day, we decided to cycle on the other side of the Mosel. The weather was a bit overcast and we were eager to press on before it rained (it … Continue reading

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Zell to Treis-Karden, 3rd October – 5th October

Distance: 47km We decided to take the boat from Zell  a couple of villages up the Mosel to save cycling 10km or so as it looked as if it would rain.  The boat was pretty empty at 9am and we … Continue reading

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Zeltingen to Zell, 2nd October

Distance: 36km The sun was shining today as we made our way to to Zell with stops at Traben-Trarbach and Punderich. Traben-Trarbach are again two towns on opposite banks of the Mosel and Trarbach became quite rich when the railway … Continue reading

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Trittenheim to Zeltingen, 1st October

Distance: 38km Cold and foggy again when we started the next leg of our journey, so time for a hat! We wanted to get to Bernkastel-Kues for lunch and spend a bit of time there before heading on to Zeltingen … Continue reading

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