Schloss an der Eisenstrasse
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... of the time. We didn't sweat so much and didn't see many faces during the rainy spells. We managed to cover 84km to reach Grein, which doesn't give me very good vibes as a city to be honest. Only one restaurant opened after 9, a shady campsite, also not helped by rain... Anyways tomorrow we shall be on our way to cover half of the 165km separating us from Vienna, and should be there on Saturday ...
... middle of the mountains for a nice walk and coffee and cake! The feeding frenzy continues! I nthe Lonely Planet Austria, they say the two things you must do in Austria is shake Hands with everyone and Keep eating the Food, they weren't joking. they are genuinely upset if you refuse Food! I'll Need two seats to travel home!
Off to Artstetten in the afternoon - Franz Ferdinand's home - he wot got murdered in Sarajevo and caused the first world war.
this place is of great interest to the Austrians, but it was a Little under sold! Unfortunately we do stately homes so well in UK, other people's efforts often feel a bit below par!
sorry no photos, it was torrential rain!
Afterwards we set off home - or so I thought, but no, a Diversion to the Wachau, the wine Region ...
I might as well start by talking about the rave last night before getting on to what we did today. It went on until 3am and neither Jess nor I could sleep while it was on but luckily the girls managed to sleep through it all. The music was loud but the DJ was even louder every time he spoke to the crowd in German, although apparently there is no literal German translation for 'Make some noooiiiiise' or 'Put your hands up in the air' as he kept ...
Arrival in Amstetten:
4:20 and Edith and Hans picked us up. Good friends never hesitate to be, where you need them at the right time.
To avoid the jetleg, we intended to stay awake. Patricia had cooked a nice welcome meal, and we all were excited to see each other and happy and hyped up, ...
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- Swimming pool