Railtrip to Germany and Austria

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August 25th 2019
Published: August 26th 2019
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3 trains today !

Wilmslow station at 8-17 - train no 1 to London - the start of the low carbon adventure! Typical virgin train, arrived on time, nothing spectacular but took nearly 3 hours (engineering works - ugh) - quick walk to st Pancras international - we did try the wellness walk (avoiding Euston road) but a lack of signage meant we went on the Euston road anyway! Splendid Eurostar train to Brussels and then a local train to Brussels central and our lovely hotel right near central station( arrived about 5 ish ). Ashes was on and to our great surprise NOW TV app worked overseas - so we watched the end of the test match - OMG what a finish!

Quick change and walk into town - SO many chocolate shops and waffles everywhere - we had a massive beer (pic) and pottered around the shops (also see pic) - then just wandered around - nice city ! Back to the hotel to watch Rory win the Fedex cup

Early-ish start in the morning - should be in Rudesheim for dinner !

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28th August 2019

Good start
Interesting. Well done u 2. Have fab time xx

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