Travel Blogs from Hermagor Pressegger See
We woke this morning to discover that it had rained in the night and that we had had some water come in one of the windows and the cushions of the seats were pretty wet so not a great start. The forecast wasn't great and looking out the window it didn't look too promising so we hung around this morning and let Jess do some work while I got stuff prepared so we could go on a bike ride, including repairing a puncture on my bike. ...
... to fix something on their caravan and use a drill to do this. So of course Tate was woken up and then once one of the girls is awake its a domino affect that the others wake up soon after. So we were all up and (not so cheery) at 8am. We had breakfast outside again (with Paul going on about the rude Austrians next door) and both of use thinking oh no is this a sign of what is about to be the next 10 days of our trip. We pretty much packed up quickly and brushed our ...
... Sunday interrupted. So the machine was telling us it was €65 for our toll so we reversed out and went into the other lane. We had the same issue and the same amount of help. Eventually by continually pushing the button the man had to come and see what the problem was and after a few minutes of us speaking Englitalian and him speaking Inglish the solution was for us to reverse out of that lane and go back and try the first one ...
... A memorial was built to honour those killed. (See photo). During the decent traffic was brought to a standstill by wandering cows complete with bells. Lol.
The 10 km decent was welcome as was the increase in temperature. Once in Kranjska Gora we booked in to a local hostel for a well earned shower.
A big day for both Gus and I. The Vrsic Pass is classed on a number of sites as a climb revered by professional cyclist. We were passed by a number of ...
... br> From there we hiked to the "Millstaetter Huette" where we had hot soup and something to drink.
After lunch, we hiked to the "Alexanderhuette."
From there back to our starting point, the Schwaigerhuette.
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking