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I haven't posted in a few days because not that much has happened to write about. On Friday we were going to go skiing but we needed to do some laundry first since places close on weekends. So we headed into Salzburg and found a laundrette which was surprisingly nice and modern. We used the 'wash and dry in one' thing and went for a walk around town while it washed. We found a shopping centre and there was a bridge over the river which had an ...
... off little blasts here and there. When midnight finally rolled around boy did the skies light up with fireworks all over the place! It was just brilliant. The snow had finally stopped falling, it was -2 degrees and mum and I danced in the snow welcoming in the new year. After some hard work building an epic snowman earlier in the evening Dan and Dad retired to bed early.
I visited X countries and X towns (that I ...
... its not snowing and you can just enjoy the sun.
We decided to go to Mondsee next which is another lake town. It was very pretty as it was surrounded by mountains on all sides. There was one restaurant open there which was right on the lake front and had a lovely view. We had some lunch there and watched the tour busses come through. I'm glad we got a car and can explore in our own time is all I'm going to say about that haha!
On the way back ...
... higher ground and the mist was so low that all higher ground remained hidden for most of the day! My guide book had said that Salzburg had warm wet summers but cold snowy winters and it never really crossed my mind that that wasn't every single day of every winter...
It was still a lovely cruise out along the lake though, with an hour to walk along the shore from the Church of St Bartholomew, before the return. At one point, ...
... like it's not enough... Is there more to life? People grow up, have children, work hard to live, and then die. And it is a cycle repeated over and over by every generation. When I look at photos of people from an age ago, I think to myself that's actually all that's been achieved or accomplished. I know this isn't true, especially as these men fought a war that may or may not have helped in preserving their and others' freedoms. And obviously there ...
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Mondsee Bundesstrasse 2, Sankt Gilgen | 4 star hotelfrom $166
Mozartplatz 8, Sankt Gilgen | 4 star hotelfrom $160
Streicherplatz 1, Sankt Gilgen | Hotelfrom $122
Winkl 19, Sankt Gilgen | Hotelfrom $195
Billrothstrasse 2, Sankt Gilgen | 3 star hotelfrom $220
Seestrasse 56, Sankt Gilgen | 3 star hotelfrom $85
Mondseer Strasse 7, Sankt Gilgen | Hotelfrom $14
ChristianFritzWeg 19, Sankt Gilgen | Hotelfrom $131