I woke up feeling refreshed and not the least bit sick. I guess all I needed was a really good nights sleep. After stuffing myself with the fabulous hotel breakfast I packed up my stuff and headed out.
The first thing I visited were some odd statues. They were really pretty ugly. I have no idea what they were about. After checking out some half-timbered houses I went to the
About 100 years ago a medieval world map was discovered here.
The free audio guide was extremely detailed. It was also a bit funny. At one point the voice said ‘you might think that the object in front of you is no more than a hollowed out tree stump, that is in fact what it is.’ It had been used to strengthen a well.
Clocks didn’t have minute hands and the length of an hour varied by the sun. I just thought that was interesting.
After learning a bit about the Hanoverian British kings my notes grow sketchy. I guess I got a bit bored. In the 20th century
I sat in the market square for some time reading and eating apple strudel. It was good! Next store there was a Bobs Big Boy statue. Weird.
I had to pick up my bags from the hotel hours before my train. There wasn’t much I could do besides sit and read. I did chat with a friendly bartender for a bit. She had lived in
By the time my train came I was pretty tired and definitely ready to get to my bed.