Anyone else very excited by this? If not, fine, fair enough. But I am. I loved her, she was exceptional, troubled. Such a sad story. Can we dispense with the "talentless junkie" rubbish on this thread? I know I am preempting it but it's inevitable I fear.
I had a dream last night that I was being buried alive. Obviously no-one would see this as a pleasant experience but, I wondered fellow TWTDsers, what is your biggest fear? Clowns perhaps? Jordan Rhodes?
I can't make Dusseldorf, but a friend and I flew there and had a day on the p!ss before heading to Dortmund for a game the other month. Thought I'd let you all know my thoughts /tips as they may be useful and at least they're relatively recent experiences.
Travel - airport isn't huge but is nice enough, and has a horrible smoking room in one of the cafe/bars. You have to get a 'sky train' to the Flughafenbahnhof (Airport Train Station) whereby you then get a train to Dusseldorf Hauptbahnhof (Central Station - note, not the most aesthetically pleasing from the outside). The English version of this site should help with train times and even forward bookings if you want, although the machines in Germany have an English option and are easy to use:
Drinking - Aldstadt (Old Town) is where it's at. It was pretty quiet when we got there at midday on a Thursday but soon livened up and there's some very decent pubs, bars and restaurants. This place is an absolute must: