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78 - Start with heavy rains in morning. City: Berlin Hotel: Grand Hyatt
Transport: U2 and RE2 Train (29 Euro Land Pass for use within the State after 09:00 AM)
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for something different - Tropical Island. The quasi park of
water park, lodging, entertainment, and restaurant was a "cruise ship
on land" built inside an unused Blimp hanger. A defunct zeppelin
company (to move large construction equipment) had a new life as an
indoor tropical setting.
features included the World's largest indoor rain forest - with 1
kilometer walking trail. Beach area included sand and palm trees
with a "Truman Show" type painted blue sky background. Lodges
were interspersed within the complex with themes of Oriental,
Cambodian, Mexican, and naturally Tropical. Camping on beach sand was
was the Tropical Island Tamoor Indian restaurant - fresh and flavorable
curry accented the meal. Always relaxing to set down for a nice meal in
swimwear. An occasional bird would swoop by since the Island
included a variety of avian species.
were 24/7 and if you stay past 03:00 AM, additional charge would be
added. All park charges were via RF chip wrist band - including
restaurants and therapies.
the shuttle bus from the massive park to the train station was
perfectly timed. A little bit of history was the location of the
blimp hanger, or Tropical Island: On an abandoned Russian
with multiple hangers embedded in the ground. (Doubt the MIG
pilots ever imagined a water park on their airstrip) Thus, the
train station was somewhat decrepit; however, the actual platform was
new. Arrived late to the hotel.
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