Grand Park Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bad Hofgastein
... a black shiny Alpine Salamander (we thought it was a lizard) and snow!! We had a snow fight in the snow. On our way down mum and the boys took a short cut, but dad and Amelia took a even bigger one. We then found the gondola and beside it was a restaurant were we had some ...
... Once I exited there, I realized my GoPro was dead and I did not want to miss out on the good views today! I had to walk back to the hostel to charge my camera. I went to go find the bus to Berchtesgaden and boy I am glad I left early! It was a nightmare trying to find the bus stop and it doesn't help the train station is under construction as well. I had to go to the information center twice to ask for directions because I was clueless. Luckily, ...
... in Europe felt the same way, as there were probably more than at IOM TT. We found a glacier by taking a wrong turn, but not as spectacular as the ones in NZ. The most beautiful bells chimed out in unison all around us on Sunday morning at our hotel - perfect. We had lunch in a gorgeous little village called Heiligenblut, that overlooked a beautiful valley.
We will have very special memories of this area forever ...
... up beside the falls is Europe's first water vista trail and has recently been refurbished with steel and larch wood platforms over the falls at different points. We then went back to the Pebell Alm for lunch before wandering back down the track and hill to the vans and returning to Matrei. We were going to get the horse and cart back down but our timings did not coincide. All up it was a very peaceful, pleasant and beautiful way ...
... above the valley. The others went on about 200m to the Steiner Alm for apple strudel and to find a nice spot to eat their lunch. Four people continued a bit further past the Alm to view a waterfall. Meanwhile, Ron, Jan and myself decided to take a National Park walking track cross-country instead of going back down the road. This path was very steep but was much more beautiful and not as long as the switchback road. We followed ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet