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- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Sporthotel Petersbuhel Obertauern
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... alpine road to the base of the "Eagles Nest". The road access and the building itself was competed in 1938 after two short years of construction. Thousands of workers were involved in its construction and to have accomplished what they did was impressive. The area was designated "Führer restricted area" and was a place where the Nazi's planned war crimes, peacetime plans, and genocide. Given the history of the place, it was confronting knowing ...
After breakfast I asked the reception staff for assistance with paying our parking ticket. She said you can just transfer them the money, so after working out how my bank handles international transfers I processed the payment, however the $22 fee didn't stop me the minimum transfer of $100 did. So after getting instructions on where to go to pay in person, seems that government offices didn't actually have a conventional street address, just a building name. Pete jumped out at ...
... a massage. I didn’t want to walk around the entire place naked! And seriously, there was no one (not one person!!!!) at that spa that I wanted to see naked. I am far beyond a prude, but this had me knocked back on my heels.
I bolted back up to the room and reported to Wade that we may or may not have just booked a week at a nudist colony.
Luckily - for all of us - the resort was not nudist - just European. I guess I am some unsophisticated ...
Today we had a break in the weather and decided to explore the mountain nearest to us, we caught the chairlift up to the highest peak and walked back...Frank met us at middle station where we stopped for coffee as after his knee surgery he can't walk down the mountain, the descent took us 3 hours to complete and very sore muscles the next day. Although at the very top of the ...
... cable station was strenuous, cold and mostly uphill. Quite the workout for all who were brave enough to brave the height and the weather.
We left this beautiful location for a three hour drive - much of it within the Alps - to Bled Slovenia. I will never tire of the seeing the Austria homes (with their window boxes overflowing with colorful flowers) on the hillside. Awesome sights this day!