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Travel Blogs from Bad Gastein
Time is ticking so we are starting to become selective in what we are able to see. We could not resist nipping over the boarder from Austria to the Czech Republic though, to see Chesky Krumlov, the second biggest attraction after Prague. It turned out to be a beautiful medieval moat town. We had a great time exploring the town and surrounding ...
... of Vienna without humming a famous U2 song? I thought that a visit to the city would cure me of this infliction but it has done little to help. This is not where the music ends. It is also the home to a famous opera house which kindly provides a large screen televising live-performance operas. This unfortunately may have been enough to put me off exploring the world of opera further. The screeching was too much ...
... towns and the local governments will give them paint and mandate certain standards be followed. Then there is the beautiful “white city” of Ostuni, simply stunning all in white on a hill with a view of the ocean. Wall to wall tourists in the summer, but Geremia tried to convince us we could get an inexpensive place if we wanted to winter there. Tempting, until you realize how little the dollar is worth. But still a lovely ...
Happy May First – it’s a holiday here with a May pole or May tree, and a beer garden set up in the tiny city center. We’re going to walk to town to avoid the traffic & parking problems. Walking to town involves a hike through some fields, around horse pens, through a
trail next to a fast running creek, and even a bit of pavement. Bringing in the May tree is a ...
We're in Austria – living in a small dormer apartment with a balcony that looks out on a sweeping snow- capped mountain view. Swaths of vivid spring grass, lots of horses, some
tree lined hills, a few homes and a church fill the valley. We also see part of Lake Millstatt. It's simply entrancing. Spring is here and things are starting to bloom, and we're ...
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