Grand Media Congress Hotel Villach
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Jess Says: Today started off badly although everyone woke up at a reasonable time and it was not raining outside- everyone was tired and so all a little cranky. I got up to make everyone breakfast and had to pack up lily and roos bed to do this while they all watched a video. Then Paul got a phone call form his Sister in Australia giving him some bad news about his dad being in Hospital. Paul then spent some time talking to his dad on the phone as well (he is ok ...
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. ...
Great way to spend anniversary. In Slovenia. Today it rained a lot. Still went for a 6 mile hike. And a lot of it was in pouring rain. Then went up a gondola to ski area. The sky cleared enough for photos. Wonderful day. Heading to Italy tomorrow. First Venice then to ...
... the way brandishing our own level of noise with an argument between Lily and Ruby and very grumpy Daddy (who broke Lilys favourite stick (as she had poked him with it in argument - I now understand the term 'poking the bear') and Ruby then sticking up for her sister threw the plastic blow up globe Tim had given us directly at Pauls head to which he kicked it and then when lil brought it back he took all the air out (the bear had been well and truly poked) anyway we ...
... thundering down to a small pool and lots of drips from the entire cliff. In winter the waterfall freezes over the it is sometimes a frozen curtain.
We reached our stop for the night at Lake Bled at the relatively early time of 7pm. It is a beautiful area with a lake, castle and church on an island,.
Unfortunately our hot air balloon flight booked for tomorrow was cancelled due to stormy weather so I will have to find some more hikes instead!!
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center