Travel Blogs from Bad Gastein
... a black shiny Alpine Salamander (we thought it was a lizard) and snow!! We had a snow fight in the snow. On our way down mum and the boys took a short cut, but dad and Amelia took a even bigger one. We then found the gondola and beside it was a restaurant were we had some ...
... br> From there we hiked to the "Millstaetter Huette" where we had hot soup and something to drink.
After lunch, we hiked to the "Alexanderhuette."
From there back to our starting point, the Schwaigerhuette.
... in Europe felt the same way, as there were probably more than at IOM TT. We found a glacier by taking a wrong turn, but not as spectacular as the ones in NZ. The most beautiful bells chimed out in unison all around us on Sunday morning at our hotel - perfect. We had lunch in a gorgeous little village called Heiligenblut, that overlooked a beautiful valley.
We will have very special memories of this area forever ...
... a Sunday. After arriving back in Matrei I went for a walk around the town and visited the church which I thought was magnificent. Tonight at dinner there were two unusual things to remember - the roast lamb was accompanied by a tart cranberry sauce that worked really well and the chocolate mousse, spiced with rum, had a garnish of a fresh mint leaf coated in dark chocolate, delicious! A correction from yesterday: Hutte us pronounced ...
... has accommodation. Edelweiss is the national flower of Austria but I find it strange that you never see it. It is currently late Spring/early Summer and there are wild flowers everywhere but on all the paths, forests and meadows we gave traversed there has not been an Edelweiss anywhere to be seen. We are lucky that our national flower is more visible. Even though we were prepared for everything today, the weather turned out to be OK. ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking