Travel Blogs from Obertauern
Today when I woke up I felt excited, because we planned lots of things for kids. First we went on a gondola up a very big mountain Grosse Spiecke. Once we were up the mountain there was a one and half hour walk to the very top. On our way we saw ferret holes, lots of ...
Hiking with Friends on :Sonnwiesen-Rundweg"
I drove with my friends Otmar, Reinhold and Sepp from Seeboden-Unterhaus via Tschierweg to the "Schwaigerhuette" (cabin/lodge) using the "Millstaetter Alm Road." It is a toll road ending in a parking lot, the starting point for our hiking
... to find souvenirs but everything here is incredibly touristy and overpriced. Most importantly, I watched the USA soccer team advance to the round of 16 despite losing to Germany. Finally, I relaxed in my room by myself, in silence, with no Asians, and slept. And slept. Memorable quote: Andrew, you're the only American who I want to be here with, unless there is an American girl somewhere in Hallstatt- Matt Tomorrow: Back to Salzburg! Sound of Music ...
... so we pulled over by the side of the road (between a grassy field and a shallow river) to have some tapenade, baguette, Austrian salami and German strawberries that we bought on the way from a little farmer's stand which were so sweet and juicy they tasted like candy! We then drove to Hallstatt (quite a bit of construction on the roads that day, we were approximately 1,5 hours behind our schedule) and because you can't drive in Hallstatt, you must call for a ...
We started off the day with breakfast at our B&B. Not exactly a gourmet meal, but satisfactory, and the view from the breakfast room was really quite gorgeous. After breakfast, we headed off on a walk to the Waldbachstrub waterfalls, a two hour return trip. The first part of the walk took us through the more rural area of Hallstatt, where we saw some very picturesque houses, some small monuments to local people, and sheep, goats and horses. The ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool