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... memorable were the Imperial Palace, Sisi's museum & St. Stephens Cathedral. The story of Sisi (Elizabeth, empress of Austria) is quite fascinating, I would encourage you to google her & read about her life.
Today we took the train from Vienna to Kitzbuhel. We had to transfer trains in Worgl, & expected to have 16 mins to make the connections. Well ...
... a bit out of the way for getting to Salzburg but many pretty scenes, houses and mountains were evident on the road there. This little town is very pretty indeed – high, snowy mountains and a great big lake. Plenty of pretty little houses also. We had a good walk around – took plenty of photos including a funny one of Craig wearing an interesting hat – he looks so much like Poppa in that photo. Only bad thing was that ...
3. Gipfelbahn: a huge gondola with only two large cars and two towers that took us up to the Gipfelwelt 3000, the building near the top of the mountain.
We first visited the "Top of Salzburg", the highest viewing platform in Austria at 3029 meters (9940 feet)! It was very cold outside at only 39 F, but we didn't care because the Austrian Alps were spread out before us.
We next went through ...
... were all these cool old tractors passing us on the road. We got stuck behind a few too, but we didn't mind because it was really neat to see the tractors!
Before getting back to Zell am See, we stopped at a Hofer to get some groceries. And then accidentally took the tunnel again where the exit to Zell am See was closed. So we had to backtrack again to get to our apartment for the evening.
P.S. Daily Step Count = 18,495
Miles Walked = ...
... in hand and ready to celebrate! The next handful of days, we learned Beate has life quite in balance—every day is filled with a little exercise, a little culture (or shopping may sometimes be substituted), and rounded off with a nice dinner and a smorgasbord ...