|Black Forest from the tower|
We woke up late on our fifth day in Germany to a cold, drizzle-y day in the Black Forest. A little hung over, and a little sad that this was our last day in Kaltenbach, we had a quiet morning together.
|map on top of the tower showing all the towns|
After lunch, Oma said that she'd like to take us to "hike the Blauen"; specifically, a tower on top of the Blauen mountain in the Black Forest. At first, I didn't climb up the observation tower – I preferred to keep my feet planted firmly on the ground. Sure, it doesn't look like it's that high up, but it was. And the observation tower was built in 1895 – I didn't really trust it, to be honest.