Travel Blogs from Ramsau
Today was another day where plans fell through, Brendan nearly died and we ended up freezing at a bus stop in the middle of nowhere- but not all was lost.
We decided a trip into the Austrian Alps would be a nice break from the buzz of Salzburg. I suggested the Lammer Geoge, an hour bus ...
... cubicle inside the train car. Blake also thinks the beer is much better! I really valued the culture shock that southern Europe offered but after so many weeks of traveling, it is nice to have things that remind me of the amenities we miss from back home. I am glad we decided to traverse in this direction rather than the other way around because 1) northern Europe is very similar to the US so there is not a dramatic change in culture, 2) I don't think we would have appreciated the ...
... bicycle ride around the lake.
Well we did get right around but had an excellent schnitzel and red wine for lunch and a spell on a ferry – which was essential in order to by- pass a cliff. So the “bad” was managed and we had a good time.
The bad news is that awning cannot be repaired. Grrrr. We’ll have to replace it furthermore there is a two and a half week delay as it ...
Junior and I really enjoyed our time in the beautiful old city of Salzburg, Austria. We arrived on Friday, Sept. 25. This is the beautiful place where much of the movie "The Sound of Music" was filmed. We took a four hour bus tour that took us to various places where the movie was made, both in the city of Salzburg and in the mountains around the city. The mountain scenes are especially beautiful. We ate lunch before our tour ...
... We also arrive at the Saturday market as they are beginning to disband. We invest in some cheese and consider, but reject, roast chicket from a spit, and/or fish soup from the fishman. Just in time we purchase return ferry tickets to St Wolfgang down the lake - €30 for two. It was wonderful sitting in the sunshine on deck as we stopped at various points en route, Somewhat reminiscent of the Geneva lake circular trip. Better yet a beer ...
Other places to stay in Ramsau
Ramsau 61, Ramsau | 4 star hotelfrom $209
Leiten 47 , Ramsau | 4 star hotelfrom $137
Ramsau am Dachstein 192 , Ramsau | 4 star hotelfrom $199
Knollweg 71, Ramsau | 4 star hotelfrom $121
8972 Ramsau am Dachstein, Ramsau | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Ramsau 214, Ramsau | 4 star hotelfrom $140
Ramsau 35, Ramsau | 4 star hotelfrom $153
Vorberg 13 8972 - Ramsau am Dachstein Osterreich, Ramsau | 3 star hotelfrom $47