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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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After researching and seeing pictures of Hallstatt while planning for our trip, I immediately knew it would be one of my favorites, and it did not disappoint. Autumn colors were at their peak (totally unplanned - we thought we'd be too late) and the trees filled the landscape to compliment the mountains and lakes. It was a treat for the eye everywhere you looked. However, getting here was quite the challenge. We thought that our overnight bus to Barcelona would've been the worst, ...
... night at Saran Essbar, a lovely little restaurant on one of the main streets of Salzburg. Our friend Penny Ellis had recommended this restaurant, and she was so right to do so. The food was GREAT, and we enjoyed watching the people going up and down the narrow street from our window-side table.
After we left Salzburg on Sunday morning, Sept. 27, we traveled to Hallstatt, Austria. It is like a village from a ...
... We're up and sorted remarkably early, at 10:30, as most of the chores were done last night. Having been disconnected from the electricity and paid our dues to the little hotel elf (€23 per day) we're free to depart. St Johann is just up, or probably down, the valley so it's a short and easy run. Arriving in the campsite we were "welcomed" by a rather large lady who twice ignored my request ...
... rocky. The drive from the Austrian autobahn through the valley with several large lakes was beautiful. It took about two and half hours to make the drive from Melk to Hallstatt with a stop for a picnic lunch.
We we arrived at the Resort Obertraun just five kilometers from Hallstatt. We were surprised upon check-in that a significant booking fee was included for Hotels in Hallstatt. Ouch! Lesson learned, read the fine print on hotel reservations. We found our chalet ...
... 55357; way to go!
Easy trip to the Westbahnhof--train station. Got right on. Only had to change trains once in
Attnang-Putchen......try and say that fast 3 times ha ha. We knew we were on the right train, but it was a regional train so never an announcement for the stops. No signs posted on the train. No indication whatsoever where we were stopping. I mean yes, on the original schedule it listed 5 stops, but ...