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... trap, no doubt, but I've wanted to visit it. I had no idea that Germany and Austria were so devout in the Catholic religion. We saw wood carved crucifixes along the roadside and here and there on mountain sides. Our guide told us it was not a marking for accidents or anything tragic, it was just a place for hunters or woodsman to go and pray when they were away from the village.
Our final destination for the evening was Innsbruck, a lovely city with a ...
... as it is the month for maintenance and inspections so skiers need to be very dedicated to walk up in order to ski down.
There are tour groups from every country and continent. South Americans, Pakistanis, Chinese, Japanese (they take pictures of everything!) Russians, etc.etc. we did not see any North American tours but lots of North Americans.
Swarovski Crystals a are made just outside of Innsbruck The gallery has been closed ...
... than the tunnels the trip was uneventful til we got to Innsbruck. The Altstadt (old town) christmasmarket had started on the weekend. Our hotel was on the christmasmarket street. After a couple of misses and drive bys we finally pulled into the market, found the hotel and the receptionist told John where the parking was and that he needed to do a U turn and get off the street right away! The car is parked until we leave on Thursday.
... extremely well made
considering it was temp and must have cost millions to construct. I can just
imagine them trying to construct this in Britain as a temporary measure. It
would take them 20 years to build, never mind the cost of the project.
As soon as the light changes to green I am off like a shot up this rather
steep and twisty road. I have to make fast progress as the last thing I want now
is to hold the cars up which I just pushed passed at ...
... We had a nice cooked dinner again that night, and just relaxed and went to sleep early! The next morning we watched the sunrise from the bus as we made our way back to Innsbruck, where we took the train to Dachau- where my next blog adventure begins!
I would love to be able to go back to Austria someday- it is on my list to come back here!!
Don't forget to check out more of my pictures from the Alps and skiing below!