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Flanders by bike and boat Part 3 Antwerp to Brussels

The harbour in Antwerp was a bustle of activity in the morning and our boat was underway early to take advantage of a bridge opening, necessary for us to get back to the river. Despite the boat heading to leave … Continue reading

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Flanders by boat and bike Part 2 Ghent to Antwerp

Our mooring in Ghent was functional rather than picturesque but the day dawned brightly and after breakfast we were quickly on our bikes and retracing our route towards the centre of Ghent. We decided to go solo for this day … Continue reading

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Flanders by boat and bike Part 1 Bruges to Ghent

This was one of the most enjoyable holiday trips we have had. We bought the week long trip from Rad & Reisen and it involved travelling from Bruges to Brussels by bike and staying overnight on board the Quo Vadis … Continue reading

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A bike ride round Lake Constance 4 Wasserburg to Rorschach

This was the fifth day of our tour and we started it with a full breakfast, as usual. And we set off around 08.30, also as usual. The day was misty to start with but it later cleared up and … Continue reading

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A bike ride round Lake Constance 3 Uberlingen to Wasserburg

A misty morning that turned into a sunny pleasant day. There was a definite feeling of autumn in the air, leaves turning colour and wet grass first thing from a dew fall. We started with an extensive buffet breakfast. I … Continue reading

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A bike ride round Lake Constance 1 Konstanz to Stein am Rhein

We booked this tour through Rad & Reisen, a tour company we had been with before and always found ┬áto give excellent service. This tour was no exception. They organise accomodation. In this case we had half board, luggage transfer, … Continue reading

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A bike ride round Lake Constance 2 Stein am Rhein to Uberlingen

A very full breakfast at Hotel Chlosterhof, consumed with views over the mist-shrouded river Rhine, then off into the subterranean garage to retrieve our bikes. Our route this day took us over the river and back into Konstanz riding through … Continue reading

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