Travel Blogs from Mallnitz
So here we are, getting set for our 2014 Balkan Adventure. After 2 days of ferocious packing and cleaning, as we vacate what has been our Reception, Bar and Restaurant for the last six and a half years, we have collapsed in a heap pending some last minute personal packing and 'making ourselves look beautiful' preparations - so much to do, so little time!
As some ...
... VERY cold and it got down to 7 degrees there. So I wore my new warm coat – tag still on it as I hadn’t taken it off yet. We had a nice light lunch in a pretty café. On to Salzburg. Our hotel, The Gasthof Junior is on a very main road – it seems like it will be very noisy but the room is clean and fine. We rested and then went for a walk in the local area. It has good parts and bad. As the Internet is not excellent in ...
... br> facilities. A large site but not so “ordered” as Corones somehow.
Seems a lot warmer here, so no need for heating during
Electrity included in the price but slightly annoying
that more than 5 euros get added to the 18 euro camping card price, for visitor
tax (around 3 euros) and environmental tax. Welcome to Austria!
Weather sunny, very warm. Left Salzburg 10am, had a beautiful drive with colourful scenery to the toll gate for the Grossglockner Alpenhochstrasse. Leonie made the following observation of the magnificent drive: Not for those who do not like heights! Rally revheads behind the wheel of Porsche, and any others that go fast were a sight to behold and to get away from No marmots graced the hills with their ...
Last days in Seeboden / Austria
After some on and off rainy days/weeks, I took the opportunity and did a last round trip on Lake Millstaetter See because the summer season will be over on 7 September 2014.
Mount Goldeck, 2,142 m - ...