After a very wet ride down from North
Lincolnshire, I felt at last I'm now on my way.
On the Chunnel
Wednesday 23/08/2007: First night stop, the Bikers Loft Hotel
near Ostend Click
for the Hotel
Bikes are parked inside the hotel
The rooms are on two levels, with the
showers in a central block
Thursday 23/08/2007: Second night stop at Camping Haide in the
Neckar valley east of Heidelberg. Click
for the website
Camping Haide is a very well maintained
campsite with lodges and a bunkhouse, so you don't have to camp.
Friday 24/08/2007: Third night stop at the excellent campsite,
Grafenlehen at Schönau am Königsee. Click
for the website.
The food in the campsite restaurant was
for more information on Berchtesgaden
The scenery in Berchtesgaden was
The Grossglockner pass. You can pay
in the information office instead of searching for the right change at
the toll booth.
Bikers welcome sign at the hotel
Top of the Grossglockner
to find out more about the Grossglockner High Alpine Road
The roads are well surfaced and free of
potholes, bikers heaven.
Road 111 looking east towards Hermagor
(Austria). The mountains to the right are on the border with
Slovenia. Yes, the road surface is as good as it looks.
Saturday 25/08/2007: 4th Night stop at Schluger Seecamping near
at Vellach east of Hermagor at the foot of Mt. Spitzegel. Click for