Hotel Schloss Thannegg
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- High-speed internet in room
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... kicking Blake's butt in bowling every night, much to his demise. Obertraun also offers quick access to the area's biggest selling point: the Dachstein cable car. This very progressive, modern, and expensive cable car takes you thousands of feet high to the top of the alps. There is a resort up there, multiple lodges, skiing and hiking areas, the famous "Five Fingers" lookout, two big caves, panoramic glacial views, peaks everywhere, and if you're lucky (which we were!) ...
... space was so limited in Hallstatt, a person usually remained undisturbed in their grave for 12 years. After that, their bones were dug up and placed in a bone house behind the church. The skulls were painted with the person's name and decorated, and their other bones were stacked together like firewood! The priests' skulls were elevated on a box and had candles beside them. The practice of putting bones in the bone house ...
... were allowed to participate in. Okay, we sat in a pew and listened as it was all conducted in German. Our tour took about ninety minutes after which we headed West, then Southwest to the Lake District know as Salzkammergut and the region near Hallstatt. Salz means salt in German and the area is still producing salt from the mines nearby.
We passed through many tunnels cut in the the mountains which make up the Eastern edge of the Alps. Many imposing peaks both very ...
We do go from one extreme to another. This town is super tiny. It's here because salt used to mean big money and they had a salt mine. We will ride another funicular up the side of a mountain (a recurring theme with us) tomorrow to tour the mine. It was closed by the time we got to it today.
We left early and walked to the underground station which was literally 3 minutes from our hotel. So awesome we have small suitcases to ...
... a little concerned, i dont wont to end up at the wrong town. After an hour or so my gps on the phone shows that i am now heading towards Bled.
That was a scary time, as there was nothing on the ticket saying so carriages were going in a different direction. Now i know for next time to ask if something like this is going to happen.
Anyway i arrive in Bled and need to quickly walk across the road and find the bus that will take me into Bled, about 6 ks away. If i dont get the ...