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Jun 17, 2005 - cycling the Blue Danube

Who could bring a bike to Germany and not spend a few days on a Danube cycle path? Not us. We took a local train into the town of Donaueschingen - distance from Freiburg is only about 150-200 km but it goes over a small mountain range so we chose the train. Local trains are more comfortable and fun. Loading bikes is easier and people are more relaxed and friendly. Now about the Danube... The ceremonial start of this great river is at the town of Donaueschingen, where they have devoted a park and castle to the spot where the springs surface....

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