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Day 5 : Germany

Total Km:
123 km
Av Speed:
23 km/h
Total Time:
6 h 20
Altitude acc:
600 m
35 ° C
sun and hot

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Christian's Journal Entry for Day 5 : Not much really to report today but I got lost again in the forest. You would think that with a map and a GPS I wouldn’t get lost so often but truthfully Emmanuelle is usually the navigator and I just follow blindly and we usually get there.

Anyway my trail ended in Nuremberg which is quite a pretty town but we did manage to get out and do some campaigning around town. I met Emmanuelle at the hotel which she found close to the center of town and then we handed out flyers and information about our trip. I was so exhausted by the trip I could barley stand up so I let Emmanuelle do most of the talkin....click here to read more

Emmanuelle's Journal Entry for Day 5 : Since I arrive in Nuremberg before Chris, I have time to look for a hotel. It was no problem to find a cozy gasthof in one of the popular streets. Everyone in the place was dressed in local Bavarian clothes from head to toe. It was just perfect except that there were too many stairs to get to our room. Chris is going to kill me!

We went for a bike tour around the lake. It was nice to ride side by side. Nuremberg is a nice city, nice people too....click here to read more