We are travelers of the baby boomer generation, living in Northern California. Previous trips include Europe, India, Latin America, the Caribbean, the Pacific, Canada, and Southeast Asia and South America. Travel interests include bicycling and hiking and just hanging out and browsing. Jerry does most of the writing and has been published; while Jean is the primary photographer.
May 22nd 2011
DANUBE RIVER BIKE TRIP Gerald Hasser GERMANY & AUSTRIA SEPTEMBER & OCTOBER 2008 This is a great way to see a wonderfully scenic and historic part of Europe in a most healthy and refreshing way. It is not a difficult trip and does not require great conditioning. The first trick is getting to the continent. The best deal found from northern California was on a code share with Delta and Air France, from San Francisco via Paris to Munich. The search engine that seems the most helpful in making comparisons is kayak.com; followed by going to the airline website to book the flights. For a little more money, Lufthansa offers daily non-stops from SFO to Munich and back. Success was found with biketoursdirect.com for the Danube River trip. They have many different trips, are based in ... read more