Hotel Goldene Krone
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... the abbey was originally a palace with ceremonial courts, guest apartments, grand hall and a library.
In th 11th century, Leopold 11 of Babenberg presented the palace to the Benedictine monks, who turned it into a fortified abbey. The hightlight is the "Stiftskirche, or Abbey Church. With its twin spires and high octagonal dome, the church has an astonishing number of windows. The monastic community of Melk is more than 900 years old and black ...
... did a tour of the town from 2.30 to 3.30, then free time to wander and spend. They are known for their apricot products at this time, the tried apricot beer, schnapps, liquor, chocolates, and more.
In the evening we had a concert by 2 guys, 1 was the conductor and the other the lead violinist of the Slovakian national orchestra, they used a range of traditional pipe instruments amongst more traditional. They were excellent.
... back on the coach and heading to our hotel in hopfgarten and straight to PARAGLIDING! • hotel was so cute - we were the only people staying there and the four of us had an apartment which was huge and so nice! • paragliding with Phillipe was amazing! only short time in the air but well worth it • gondola to the top then walk a bit up the mountain to the takeoff point • shuttle back to the hotel then ...
... the huge abbey – Come on!
At the café Will had an apple strudel. Mum had an apple cake and I had a caramel croissant. When we left we had a yummy cheese pretzel.
At the farm stay Will and I walked the bunnies around the farm in a pram. One time a bunny tried to have a baby with the other one that was lying down like it was relaxing. It disagreed. The farm had goats, ponies, cows, ...
... I was blown away and even teared up a bit. They sent me on my way and I felt like I was walking on a cloud. I spend the next six hours watching the top show jumping and dressage riders compete and honestly, it was probably one of the best experiences of my life. Thank you Kelsey, Harrison, and Melissa for making this possible. They tell me my reaction was worth it and I believe them.
Stay tuned, everyone, for Prague!
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