Advantages: Informative, fun exciting for all ages Disadvantages: trnaslator batteries, food prices, not enough time to see and do everything!
...A few years ago my mother-in-law bought a plot of land in the south of France with the intention of building a house to live in. That was the summer of 1998. That Christmas, my husband and I went to visit and we crammed as many wonderful places into our week holiday as possible. One place in particular was fascinating. This place was le city de l’espace, Toulouse. (Space City for anyo...
Advantages: Well located in Duisberg, quite close to the railway station, good comfort level Disadvantages: Quite high priced accomodation
...Hotel Mercure Duisburg City Hotel
A nicely presented hotel from the outside, located in Duisburg City, Germany. The hotel is located on a side street, just around the corner from Starbucks coffee shop and the City Palais Shopping Centre.
My brother and I booked this hotel in January 2011, booked just around 2 months in advance of our stay in Duisburg...
Advantages: Clean, comfortable, handy for trams, good breakfast Disadvantages: Communication issues with staff
...Dusseldorf's Mercure Am Seestern. It's worth mentioning that my first attempt to redeem the offer resulted in a terse email telling me they wouldn't honour my voucher. After discussion with said travel website I tried again and this time I was sent an email confirming a stay of one night; after another exchange of emails I received confirmation of a reservation for two nights.
We were flying in to...