Saturday 6 August -
We decided to
speed up our pace a little by taking a motorway route. So we left the misty
campsite at 9 am after enjoying their nice chocolate croissants, and headed in fair weather
On past Offenberg, heading for Villingen, we found a picnic lay-by and enjoyed lunch on our own
personal picnic table. Pate and blue cheese with tomatoes, a nice brew of tea,
etc in the sun. My sun hat came out for the first time (a new Tilley hat
replacing the one that fell apart in the
Still a cool start to the day - 11°C (it
was 9°C yesterday) - but the car's sensor is a bit erratic and may read low. The
straightforward journey was complicated by our very old small-scale maps. We
seemed to shoot through the
We eventually found
The pebbly beach did provide a good open spot for an alfresco evening meal - salad, salmon, bread, etc with gulls, hawks, divers, swimmers, etc to entertain us, and threatening thick clouds over the nearby Austrian Alps.
Adjourned to a bar to see Paula Radcliffe lose in the 10000 metres World Championships, then bedtime.
Rain in the night.