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... which incredible examples of artwork and craftsmanship Luckily My time in Venice the streets were dry. Before you book your trip check the weather and don't come at high ride. The city is literally underwater up to your knees. There were stacked tables that are used to create runways between the moats as constant reminders that the water is not too far away. I visited the amazing Aqua Alta bookstore where they have decided to embrace the water ...
During the planning of Tanya's Birthday Extravaganza, the three Sisters decided that we would, as Mum loved travel and also loved the movie and songs from The Sound of Music, take some of her ashes with us and spread them on the Hills which are "alive with the sound of music", here in Salzburg. Today is the day! We leave on the tour at 9am. It will be quite an emotional day for us, but mum will be up there singing her head of....even if it is some what off key! ...
... the church was spectacular - every walkway was framed with beautiful and fragrant flowers and intricate signs. The church catacombs offered a fun break from the beauty as we climbed through narrow passageways and old staircases.
Perched atop Monchsberg Mountain, the Hohensalzburg Fortress loomed over the entire city. A quick funicular ride to the top of the mountain allowed for easy access inside the fortress walls. We explored the Marionette Museum, explored the old ...
... you see on all the postcards......yeah right.....the fog had come down so low you could hardly see your hand in front of you. So there went our photo opportunity........damn! On the bright side we managed to get a picture of the new town when the clouds broke on the other side of the castle but as Meagan said.....we might as well be taking a photo of Johnsonville!! :)
Still, we managed to find authentic Austrian ...
... I eventually reached the very top after 50 meters if scaling a mildly stepper incline. Once on top, there was nothing around me but lower peaks in the distance. Nothing obstructed my view. It was perfect. I took a panorama on photosynth to show what it looked like. While up there, I met an Australian guy from Tasmania and he was telling me about his Nepal trek to Everest Base Camp. His one piece of advise was to get a map and do it yourself. He said it ...
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