Helen and I had got it into our heads that there was a grand old cathedral at Speyer--the Archbishop of Speyer was one of the seven electors--you know--'Speyer, Maintz, and Koln.' Those three sees once commanded the Rhine Valley
and got it the name of Priest Street."
A descendant of the last German kaiser has lost a court bid for the return of a castle overlooking the Rhine valley
, part of which has been turned into a hotel.
If the idea of a weekend in a city does not fill you with joy, then what about several days exploring Germany's beautiful Rhine Valley
in autumn or spring?
The romantic Rhine rock Loreley in the Upper Middle Rhine Valley
has a new representative: Tasmin Sophie Fetz (19) thus realizes a childhood dream according to her own statement.As a child, her nickname was Loreley, said the future chemical laboratory assistant from DE[micro]rscheid.
Their topics include encounters in the watery realm: early to mid-Holocene geochronologies of Lower Danube human-river interactions, stag-do: ritual implications of antler use in prehistory, feasts and sacrifices: fifth-millennium "pseudo-ditch" causewayed enclosures from the southern Upper Rhine Valley
, sudden time: natural disasters as a stimulus to monument building from Pillsbury Hill in Britain to Antequera in Spain, and remembered and imagined belongings: Stonehenge in the age of first metals.
Rhine Christmas Markets Cruise Festive Fun on board Olympia 4 days from PS299.00, 5 & 11 December 2016 Cruise from Boppard through the heart of the Rhine Valley
, to call at Rudesheim and Koblenz's beautiful Christmas Markets.
Rhine Christmas Markets Cruise Festive Fun on board Olympia 4 days from PS309.00, 14 December 2016 Cruise from Boppard through the heart of the Rhine Valley
, to call at Rudesheim and Koblenz, home to some of the Rhine's best-loved Christmas Markets.
Price Includes z Executive return coach travel from a departure point near you z Return overnight ferry from Newcastle to Amsterdam in an en suite cabin z Welcome drink, Captain's get-together & party night z En suite cabin accommodation aboard the mps Lady Anne z Full board during your cruise z Entertainment every night of your cruise z Visits to Koblenz, Rudesheim Speyer, Strasbourg, Breisach, Basel, Mannheim & Mainz z Excursion to Lucerne FREE EXCURSION PACKAGE OR NO SINGLE CABIN SUPPLEMENT PRICES ARE GUARANTEED!* BOOK BY 23 JUNE 2016 Captain's Rhine Valley
Turkey & Tinsel Cruise 7 days from PS499, 22 November 2016 This is the perfect antidote to those dreary British November days!
RAIL TRAVEL FROM YOUR LOCAL AREA FOR PS39 SAVE PS75 Great Little Trains of the Rhine Valley
6 days NOW from PS524, May - September 2016 Explore the legendary Rhine Valley
with a trip up the Eifel Mountains aboard the Vulkan Express, a journey on the Dragon's Rock Railway, a scenic cruise along the river, and a horse-drawn carriage through the beautiful Ahr Valley.
Call 0191 300 2185 QUOTE NEC Highlights & inclusions Scenic Rhine Valley
excursion An evening at the Rhine in Flames in Koblenz or Rudesheim dependant on departure Three night's bed and continental breakfast accommodation in a welcoming Rhineland area hotel Coach travel from the local area & return Channel crossings Escorted by a friendly tour manager *Book by 29 February 2016.
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6 days NOW from PS524, April - September 2016 Journey through a storybook landscape of towering hilltops, ancient castles, enchanting forests and old-world towns, which are all infused with history and legends, and bound together by the mighty Rhine River.