Travelers also recommend:
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Cinderella Obertauern
Travel Blogs from Obertauern
... we can add to the blog during and after our trip.
As regards our Romanian holiday we have booked our accommodation, a real mixture of smart(ish) hotels, wayside B&Bs and self catering. We have the outline of a route-around 4000 kms in total taking us over the Transalpina and the Transfagarasan via a few castles all the way to the Danube Delta on the Black Sea and back via the Iron Gate Gorge,Belgrade and Zargreb.
... sun came out - for a while. Checked in at 2 and then went out again (after checking the internet worked).
Hallstatt was brilliant. We still managed to walk up more stairs - but worth it. And a lot of tourists around - lol. Here are a few descriptions of things from big boy travel.
" .....Hallstatt's true beauty, the tightly stacked timber homes! As you walk along the water's edge, notice how Hallstatt's houses were built close to the ...
... buffets include some weird things like wedges of cheese and cold cuts, including things like raw salmon.
... village Obertaurn, they can take us but only in the beautiful campground on the lake. Here they have old French circus carriages that have been converted to "luxury glamping accommodation". Once again we get out of the traditional camping and into our true camping style!
So we have a transparent lake, surrounded by lush forest and Austrian Hamlets shadowed by huge snow capped mountains (Austrian alps) to top it off. And not a sound to be heard, even the boats on the ...
... the Dachstein Shark, an attraction on the fossilised per historic sea bed. From this point this point you are supposed to see 'unique views to Dachstein glacier and lake Hallstattersee.' We went back to the middle station had a coffee, and Sascha Tort, a delicious chocolate cake, which after all this walking ( no breakfast/ lunch) I was not going to say no. We then contemplated the long walk back. We we got down to the bottom, looked at the bus timetable which ...