Travel Blogs from Bad Gastein
... a black shiny Alpine Salamander (we thought it was a lizard) and snow!! We had a snow fight in the snow. On our way down mum and the boys took a short cut, but dad and Amelia took a even bigger one. We then found the gondola and beside it was a restaurant were we had some ...
... br> From there we hiked to the "Millstaetter Huette" where we had hot soup and something to drink.
After lunch, we hiked to the "Alexanderhuette."
From there back to our starting point, the Schwaigerhuette.
... in Europe felt the same way, as there were probably more than at IOM TT. We found a glacier by taking a wrong turn, but not as spectacular as the ones in NZ. The most beautiful bells chimed out in unison all around us on Sunday morning at our hotel - perfect. We had lunch in a gorgeous little village called Heiligenblut, that overlooked a beautiful valley.
We will have very special memories of this area forever ...
... system. All the shops were closed when we returned to town about 3:15. At breakfast I have discovered something about the Austrian eggs that is different to the Australian eggs. There is an egg boiler and a sign that says eight minutes for soft boiled, however much experimentation over two mornings indicates that the yolk cooks more quickly than the white so you can have a reasonably soft white with a firm yolk - very ...
... has accommodation. Edelweiss is the national flower of Austria but I find it strange that you never see it. It is currently late Spring/early Summer and there are wild flowers everywhere but on all the paths, forests and meadows we gave traversed there has not been an Edelweiss anywhere to be seen. We are lucky that our national flower is more visible. Even though we were prepared for everything today, the weather turned out to be OK. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed