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Jun 13, 2013 - Walk through some vineyards

After three days of exploring and quite a bit of driving we decided to have a quieter day at base. However we did decide after lunch to try one of the local walks. The trail was well signposted and took us along a ridge through vineyards and then down and through a deep wood where we discovered Roman remains associated with wine. We then came out again into vineyards near the hamlet of Kesten. Rather than continuing further we decided we would turn back as the sky looked quite threatening. The heavens opened about 100yards from the car. We...

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Jun 6, 2013 - Hello Mosel River Valley in Germany

We left the Duchy of Luxembourg and headed back into Germany. Before leaving the Duchy we filled up with diesel as it was significantly cheaper per litre. To get to the stellplatz we had identified we travelled from Trier alongside the Mosel River. On each side there was vineyard after vineyard on the surrounding steep hillsides. We arrived in Minheim and found the stellplatz right on the banks of the Mosel. Although we were too large for the front sites right on the water we found one we just back and still had a good view of the water....

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