Tag Archives: Mainz

Why have you seen a number of times on the blog- Sorry no Blog – No Internet!

To keep in touch with family and friends and to put our blogsĀ online, we need internet and mobile phone coverage on the boat. Thus, we have had to have our own mobile Internet devices.

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Our First Impressions of Germany

We have been in Germany nineteen days now and our first impressions are below…. After spending almost three months in France, and with Nuala having such good French, we were worried about moving to Germany. But as I reminded Nuala, … Continue reading

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Journey from Bingen to St Goar- The Narrowest and Fastest Section of the Rhine

All the guide books warn that the river section from Bingen to Saint Goar can be fast and dangerous due to strong currents and shallow areas. At the same time, they say it is the most beautiful section of the … Continue reading

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What I feared Most Happened

I have always said to Nuala, that on the Gap Year, the biggest risk was that one of us would get sick. The boat is great, designed and built to handle all the different type of water conditions we have … Continue reading

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