Travel Blogs from Finkenberg
... attraction at Innsbruck is the Golden Roof. The roof of a building is foiled with gold and is a nice backdrop to the huge lit-up Christmas tree in the centre of town. Both needing a new pair of pants, we ducked into the local H&M and spent around €20 each on a pair. With the shopping done, we noticed lots of young people walking into a make-shift bar selling this hot punch for €2 each. We decided to check it ...
... Makes a change to NZ slopes that are mostly freezing. Got some really good pictures of the mountains along with some nice cheesy ones of us too :)
Also half way up the mountain was an alpine zoo. Never been to one of those, so we decided to check it out. Housed all sorts of cool animals, our favourite being the bear that continued to dig a great big hole and show off to the on lookers, he was pretty cool.
They have an ice rink in the middle of the city and we happen to ...
... and taking more photos. There is about 5ft of snow up here and it is just solid ice. At first I was rather nervous about walking on it but it is totally solid and safe to walk on. Saying that, I not only walked on this massive lump of ice but just about went skiing down the pass also. I never thought motorcycle boots made such great ski’s;-)
Off down the West side of the pass and as usual the views are totally stunning. I must have hundreds of shots of ...
... A gentle drive down the valley into Jenbach and then the motorway into Innsbruck. We dropped Helen and Steph off on the fringes of the Old Town and navigated out of the city to the airport. The hire car drop-off went smoothly; no-one there in fact. Back into the city onnthe airport transfer bus as far as the main railway station where we had arranged to meet our significant others. Lunch in a pizzeria. ...
... was overcast, as predicted by the weather forecast. It certainly wasn't cold and the final few kilometers along the lake to the south of Achensee turned into a gentle stroll. A welcome beer in a village cafe and ice cream for the weak-willed. Back to the hotel after a 7-8 miles' walk and a welcome afternoon snooze. Saunas look to be on the agenda again as I write - you'll have to wait for the outcome of ...
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