Travel Blogs from Graz
... of which I’d never seen. We had a lot of fun spending the day with Chi Chi! After we dropped him off at the train station we went back out for a walk around the city at night.
The next day, we treated ourselves to the expensive hostel breakfast and gorged ourselves on fruit and yogurt. I realized that Dom and Jughead have a lot in common when it comes to all you can eat buffets. Let’s just say we got our ...
... in 477AD, 50 christian's hiding there were thrown to their deaths from the highest cave for their religion. It is also the burial site of Mozart's sister in law who as they say, is waiting to be resurrected. With Salzburg being the home town of Mozart the town was very music orientated with events in different areas to listen to his music but the the main attraction we wanted to see was the Glockenspiel. We ended up asking a rubbish collector where it was as we hadn't found ...
We checked on at the BW drei Rabin Graz and went for a walk into the town centre. This is where lees Oma used to live and the place where she met lees grandad. We had lunch up the clock tower and took in the views of the city. We brought some padlocks that we wrote our names on & locked onto the bridge that goes over the river. (Lots of people do this - it's ...
We arrived in Graz on Sunday evening, for a few days' spent with Mr and Mrs Holland. Thanks to Mum and Dad for having us, and we had a great time. The weather was generally good, though with the rain showers regular enough to remind us what an ordinary summer central Europe has had, compared to normal.
We spent Sunday through to Friday with Mum and Dad, doing a few chores (the plum tree is ...
The town has a central old quarter
which is remarkably preserved. The Holy Roman Emperor had a
residence here at one stage so the cathedral and many palaces of the
officials are suitable magnificent. This area, protected by the
overlooking schloss, survive the 2nd ww bombing but large
swathes of the surrounding residential area were destroyed.
The tourist office runs a walking tour
around the old city which worked really well for us as it ...