Falkensteiner Schlosshotel Velden
Travel Blogs from Velden
We all slowly fell in love with Slovenia, camping in the pine trees, swimming in the lake and chilling amongst the mountains. The campsite was full of Dutch teenagers making the most of the activities on offer on the raging river running past the campsite. A great couple of nights enjoying the surroundings, even with some traditional Slovenian music thrown in as we ate dinner on the last ...
We woke from our kind of sleep to stunning views from the windows as the train neared Villach and the Austrian Alps. We had realised that we were close to the Rosental valley, so decided that we should have a quick explore before finding a campsite with the aim of finding some tacky Rosental souvenir. This took us to Klagenfurt where we parked and wandered. The town was nice enough and we found our Austrian mascot, but a combination of tired bodies and grumpy Austrians meant we decided ...
... the top of the mountain and began our trek to the dairy farm. The signage was confusing at some points, with arrows pointing in more that one direction for the same places. After getting off the right track, we found a couple who were able to redirect us and we did find the dairy. We bought almost a kilogram of two cheeses, one soft and one hard, as well as a litre of fresh milk. The dairy was a family's home and ...
... friends and enjoy a little beach time.
Just got the news that my niece in Italy had her baby today, so lots of celebrations going on. We're planning to return to Germany and Austria next year, and a side trip to Italy will be in order. We're hoping to get a longer visa for me next March from the German Consulate, so we won't run up against the problem again.
... I went extremely slow, fearful of falling and rolling down the rest of the way. Jason soon met up with us and told us he wasn't sure he took the right path because the although the views he saw were picturesque, he did not see the lake, which is what the viewpoint we were looking for was supposed to be of.
Once we were safely back at the bottom of the hill without me or Ren falling, we continued walking around the lake. We found a nice big dock and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service