We still find ourselves following the Rhein, although 300 km farther south, and 15km north of the French boarder.
Yesterday, we had the most wonderful Thanksgiving Monday we could have asked for. We woke up very early in the very chilly morning (5:30 am, with the stars still out) and biked to Speyer, where the biggest church in Europe is. The church was absolutely awe-inspiring and left us speechless… Alec was nearly converted on the spot. Perhaps even more incredible was the size of breakfast we got in Speyer for only 8 euros each (croissants, buns, pretzels, fruit, yogurt, cheeses, meats, tomatos, museli, eggs, orange juice, coffee… YUM!). Our spirits were high as we shared in the deliciousness, and we called this our German Thanksgiving Feast. Continue reading