TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Fugger Villach
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... Of course I stopped here
and took a few shots.
Onwards up this pass there are old lookout points and castles with cannons
set at them etc. These must have been in place to protect the border from Italy
or vise versa.
By late afternoon the weather had changed for the better and the sun was
shining. The temp fell as low as 8 today but was now way up at 15 Celsius once
again so was just great.
As i head down the Italian side of the pass ...
... does not work. We were depending on this for communication with friends and for bookings so we have decided to leave earlier and will move to Salzburg next Tuesday for 4 nights and then to Budapest for extra two days before the Danube cruise on the 19th. Yesterday we caught the bus to Spittall en Der Drau where we had some shopping success. Mary bought boots and we both bought winter coats so we are ready for the snow. The weather has been much worse in other ...
... the train.....So long, farewell I wish you all adieu, adieu, adieu to you and you and you!! Well there we were, on a train going to ? Where? We told the conductor, he told us to get off at the next station and catch another train back to Villach to get on our bus. The only trouble with that advice was the bus for Venice would have already gone by the time we got there! I always wanted a mystery tour and now we were getting it! A nice young man, who spoke ...
Dam just a short run from base and we passed some amazing waterfalls and arrived with not another person around - not a bad thing to be alone when you are stood on a glass platform at 200m. Back into Gmund for a look around the Porche Museum and town, quick bite to eat with a rather indulgent Iced Coffee.
... English, we pitched the tent and I returned to reception to learn more about the walking trails, and after looking me up and down, presumably assessing my fitness, she recommended two. I asked which the steepest route was as I wanted to get as high as possible in the shortest time, to which she replied, ‘everything is high around here’. I returned to the tent with a plan for the ...