5th Apr – 12th Apr 2014
1st day – KLIA to Paris
It was a business trip to Hannover Messe renowned for huge exhibition centre in the world for manufacturing and automotive industry.
We arrived on 5th April at Charles De Gaux airport in Paris and stayed one night in Amsterdam en route to Hannover in Germany. We had a nice hotel Richmond along Gare de Nord road infront of main train station du Nord.
Had a quick and short sightseeing at a few points of interest in Paris using metro train like Notre Dame, Eifel Tower, Elyse Champs and Paris Street, known for shopping boutique.
2nd day – Paris to Amsterdam
The next day, checked out the hotel and we boarded constant fast speed 350km/hr train Thalys and costs us €65 each and had a smooth journey crossing Belgium from Paris to Amsterdam. Weather pretty cold in Amsterdam recorded 16 deg C compared in Paris.
3rd day – Amsterdam to Hannover
It took 4.5hours from Amsterdam to Hannover Messe in Germany for exhibition and some insight of potential business opportunity. Spent one night in Eschede about 1 hr travel by train from exhibition centre. The Duestch Hauss Hotel located in Eschede and we had to walk about 45min from train station.
4th day – Hannover to Berlin
From Hannover, we took DB speed train to Berlin and arrived 6pm at Berlin Hbf (Main Central Station) and later took subway to Best Western Hotel. It was a walking distance about 5min from the subway station to the hotel.
5th day - Berlin
Sight seeing around Berlin. Visited Reishctag, Postdamer Platz etc
6th day – Berlin to Frankfurt
Left hotel approximate 10.30am to Berlin Haubatnof (Main Central Station) for Frankfurt. Arrived Frankfurt quite late at 5.30pm and a lot of shops already closing but still can do quick shopping souvenirs.
Depart Frankfurt to KLIA.
Met runner bro Huzaifah from Gombak who took part in Paris Marathon on 7th Apr 2014, finished 4:20:21 and not his best finish he said