Impromptu speeches at Galgenhügel

On Sunday May 6th Bamberg Toastmasters went on a Grand Day Out to Fränkische Schweiz. We spent a wonderful hiking tour in and around Aufseß. But if you know Toastmasters, you will also know that they just can’t keep their mouths shut, so of course we had to include a public speaking session. The location was a little unusual…

Galgenhügel calls

We had our Table Topics (Impromptu Speeches) on Galgenhügel. In olden times outlaws were hanged there. Rumour has it that the ghosts are still wandering there at night. Spooky, but not today in full sunlight mid-day with 25 degrees. Our Table Topics Master Romy asked us several questions, which we answered Toastmaster-style in 1-2 mins.

Gluggerla and beer

Great Aufsesser beer, “Gluggerla” (=lemonade) and food followed a little later in Gasthof Rothenbach, where we had to improvise some headgear to keep protected  from the sun … After this we walked back to the cars through the pretty Aufseß valley full of dandelions. The dog went for a refreshing swim.

“This must be repeated!” was the general opinion at the end of the day. And it will …

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