Travel Blogs from Austrian Alps
We woke up to a beautiful day, no rain in sight yippee!! We wanted to get away nice and early so we put on a few layers and quickly packed our things and got down to our bikes right at dawn. Rhys' bike had glass all over it and a mark on a pannier as if someone had smashed a whole window on it or something, very strange. We kicked away as much glass as possible – there was a lot!- and carefully got his bike out without running over any large pieces, ...
A pretty rugged night sleep but we know that tonight we will be back in Morges in beds that we will sleep well. A few hours to kill so we look around Chur, a lovely place and we note a Gondola - aerial this time - thinking this could be a good thing to do. So off we head. This gondola goes 1.6k up so a pretty good sight we get of the Chur valley and the surrounding mountains. As the gondola climbs the cows below us ring out a tune via their bells as they graze ...
Saturday 29th Sept continued...
My destination was Vaduz, the capital of Lichtenstein, but my stop along the way was Fussen. Fussen is an hour from Memmingen and is at the bottom of Germany and is home to two beautiful castles. I arrived here and got out to wander up to the castles, however didn't end up going there because one, it began raining, two, it was 25euro, three, you ...
... five minutes so we loaded the bikes right away on to the van and headed back home.
Connie had made absolutely delicious pasta that night for dinner. For appetizers, she’d put together skewers of fresh mozzarella, tomatoes and basil, sprinkled with a balsamic vinaigrette. The pasta sauce was a creamy, whiskey-tomato sauce. I just had to get the recipe and it was so good I had a few helpings. We then had to get packed up to leave early the ...
Spent 1 hour here and ran out of things to see... Liechtenstein you have
been added to the 'not really a country' list. The one impressive thing
is that castle built into the mountain wall, which is what you always
see in the pictures, on postcards etc etc, however the castle isn't even
open to tourists, what a load of ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Madrisa Austrian Alps
Other places to stay in Austrian Alps
Fanny-von-Lehnert-Strasse 7, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $103
- Nice Hotel-don't like the location
- Fantastic.... Great Reception Staff & Room Service
- Merry Christmas!
Rainerstrasse 6 - 8, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- Good value for money - its got a gym and pool!
- OK hotel but you deserve better if you are on holiday
- Excellent hotel in a good location
Salurner Strasse 15, Innsbruck | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- Great for views
- Average hotel
- Average accomondation
Franz-Josef-Strasse 26, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $117
- Great hotel & location
- Was very good for the price
- Good hotel, lousy service
Esplanade 4-6, Zell am See | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Universitasstrasse 5-7, Innsbruck | 4 star hotelfrom $167
- Great Grauer Baer Experience
- Grauer Bar a lovely, typically European hotel
- Grauer Baer makes 1st Austrian trip memorable
Auerspergstrasse 4, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $212
- Great Hotel
- Great Hotel, Great Service
- Beautiful friendly hotel
Europaplatz 2, Villach | 4 star hotel$179 average
Alpenstrasse 6, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $167
- Great hotel in a great city!
- Modern Classic
- Best Western Castellani Parkhotel
Rainerstrasse 31, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $109
Schwarzseestrasse 8-10, Kitzbühel | 4 star hotelfrom $204
Innrain 3, Innsbruck | 4 star hotel
- A good Hotel!
- Good location-Clean
- It was wonderful
Suedtirolerplatz 13, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $105
Sudtiroler Platz 2, Innsbruck | 5 star hotelfrom $176
Schloss Strasse 1, Hof bei Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $186
Tropolach 156, Hermagor Pressegger See | 4 star hotelfrom $208
Messe Strasse 1, Dornbirn | 4 star hotelfrom $110
Schlossstrasse 751, Kaprun | 4 star hotelfrom $180
Sterneckstrasse 20, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Bayerhamerstrasse 14 a, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Karl-Heinrich-Waggerl-Strasse 9, Bad Gastein | 4 star hotelfrom $121
Bernhard-Hoefel-Strasse 16, Innsbruck | 3 star hotelfrom $122
Seestrasse 15, Kirchberg | 4 star hotelfrom $97
Schwarzstrasse 5 - 7, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $236
- Wonderful hotel
- Wonderful Hotel
- The Sacher Hotel, the ONLY place stay when in Salzburg
Universitatsstrasse 104, Klagenfurt | 4 star hotelfrom $128
Pertisau Nr. 63, Pertisau | 4 star hotelfrom $230