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Posted by DAVID ALCOCK on 12/11/2018, 12:48 am, in reply to "Re: Kassel
Kassel is easy to get to but as it is in the centre of the country is 2 hour train from the main airports. THE RECOMMENDED HOTEL IS GOOD AND THE MEAL GOOD, the main language is obviously German but staying there using public transport is a pain! the town [1950/60 new build] is cheaper and an easy walk , or tram trip to the venue! we have done both ! as Kevin says CASH IS KING, there are real bargains to be had from the various sellers, and rare items,, go early and work fast as the bargains go fast. first time there i thought i had taken more than i could afford and spent 3/4 of my cash with the first dealer!
you will enjoy whereever you stay! if flying make sure the models are well packed ,TAKE SOME BOXES AS THE SMALLER DEALERS MAY NOT HAVE BOXES , make sure that they CAN BE EASILY OPENED and refastened as they look horrendous on the security Xray machines!!!
Open to public, no invitation needed.
There is a dinner at Waldhotel Schaerberg Friday night.
Bring lots of Euros ( cash ) no real facilities for credit cards.
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