Travel Blogs from Anif
... We drove by the front of the Von Trapp villa, as well as the Nonnberg Abbey where Maria was a nun. We drove through the incredibly beautiful Salzburg Lake District of which the panorama shots were shown at the beginning of the film. The lakes and mountains are incredible to see, and everything is so green. My two favourite stops were: 1. Hellbrunn Palace, where we got to see the gazebo exterior that was used in the movie for '16 Going On 17' and ...
Today was the first day we have slept in past 7 am and saw a little sun shine! It was so nice. We took it easy this morning by walking around the entire city (not hard to do, it is a small place) before heading to our tour of the Bavarian Alps! The tour was very different from what we expected. Only mom and I were on the Alps tour and another man was on a salt mining tour. The combined the two tours together, which was near impossible. So ...
... were better then Versailles in Paris. Then we went shopping in this district where all of the shop signs are made of beautiful iron, even McDonalds! I got lovely pieces of clothing. I'm glad I packed light! Then we toured the castle here, but after seeing so many gorgeous castles in Paris and Rome, it wasn't very impressive. They had a lot of torture tools on display and a torture room or tour. Ur I ...
... beautifully decorated and painted. Using just our sense of direction, we found various paths that we hoped would take us back to the site, and by sheer chance we emerged right opposite the entrance!
A good while was spent cleaning up our bikes as the mud (and cow pats...) had stuck fairly well, but they dried off in the sun while we had a well-earned drink. A very enjoyable ...
... In warmer weather, they also offer SOM tours via bicycle, which look like they would be very nice.
We took the train from Vienna to Salzburg, the trip is just under three hours. When you're not going through a tunnel, the scenery is very nice, views of mountains for much of the way. I counted at least thirteen tunnels before losing interest. The train was new, we rode on the upper level which improved our viewing, and very comfortable. It was ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking