Travel Blogs from Gols
This morning visited the Schonbrunn Palace and gardens. Arrived early as big Holiday crowd expected. This was built as the Summer Palace for Hapsburg Empress Maria and was only used for four months of the year. The Palace was originally a two hour carriage ride from the Winter Palace in downtown Vienna but now the city has grown to absorb the grounds of the 1,500 room Summer Palace. We had a guided tour of the state rooms including the ballroom, bed ...
... must be yellow or blue. Almost every home also has solar panels and the streets are deserted with not a drop of litter or stray dog in site. The Austrians have obviously being quietly taking care of themselves.
Ive long since lost the knack of keeping track of days and dates, but discovered it was a Sunday and that Austria completely shuts down on this day of rest.
I camped on a lake with a rumbling stomach and went to enjoy ...
... I meet 2 young women from South Africa. They are very friendly and very talented. We are decorating jewelry boxes and crumb scoops (to be used to scoop up the crystals off the tables).
Usually I would be very into this, I love to create. I am so worried about Dave. His throat is very soar & last time it was like this he ended up in the hospital with an abscess. I decide to finish at home.
... Europe' and I'm sure the guide book said that it was only 130 cms wide, but given that it is simply part of a much wider structure and that the ground floor is occupied by a kebab shop, it was hard to get very worked up about it. We never found out whether the kebabs were also the narrowest in central Europe but I suppose that's nothing to be proud off.
By a process of wandering about gormlessly we worked out that access to the tower was through the door to ...
... a straw… strange people, the Slovakian :)
On Thursday we drove 2.5 hours to a small town called Bojnice. Lots of apple trees, tiny streets and colorful gardens. It’s a really quiet town, but it’s beautiful and you can walk around it for a whole day and just enjoy the atmosphere. Apparently there’s a castle there which was supposed to be for some sort of a princess. Well, when you look at it – ...
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