2022.12 German Christmas Markets (Part 13) – HIlton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Upon arrival at the hotel, my plan to return the rental car to Dusseldorf and take the train back to Schiphol disappeared.  She was happy to not be in a car however balked at my attempt to leave her at the hotel for several hours while I drove and took a train.  After a call with the rental car agency, I was able to return the vehicle to their airport location at Schiphol, and gave me extra time to enjoy the hotel before our flight the next morning.

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2022.12 German Christmas Markets (Part 12) – Doubletree by Hilton Frankfurt Niederrad 

We left Nuremberg a day earlier than planned because once Little Miss learned of how much driving I had planned to tackle in one day, she was not on board.  And with me starting to recover she demanded it be split into two.  Our stop after the first day of driving was here, at one of the stranger hotels we’ve visited out of all our trips together.

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2022.12 German Christmas Markets (Part 11) – Nuremberg Hampton by Hilton

I selected a hotel that was close to everything we needed, parking, and walking distance to old city and Christmas markets.  We had planned to spend a few days exploring this historic city with my brother, however that would not be the case.

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2022.12 German Christmas Markets (Part 10) – Nuremberg Christmas Market

We arrived in Nuremberg while it was still light out.  Best of all was that the sun came out during the day.  Once checked-in at our hotel, and details were arranged with my brother, it would be a good evening.  Dinner and then Christmas market.  Little Miss was tired, so she passed on the market as we had a few days to explore this city.  Or so I thought…

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2022.12 German Christmas Markets (Part 9) – Dresden Christmas Markets

We had an evening to explore Dresden’s Christmas Markets.  The hotel was perfect to minimize travel time as immediately exiting our hotel, we were at one end of the Frauenkirche Market, and the main Christmas market in Dresden was a short walk away.

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