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    A Spontaneous Trip to Heidelberg

    I was supposed to go to Interlaken after Lucerne. I had a hostel booked, and was literally in the Interlaken train station. But while I was on the train I saw a forecast for rain the whole four days that I was planning on being there. Not very conducive to hiking, which was pretty much all I wanted to do. So, I made a spontaneous decision. Not fifteen minutes after I stepped off the train in Interlaken, I was getting on another one bound for Germany. Five and a half hours later and I was walking up to a hostel in Heidelberg – 250 miles from where I originally thought…