TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Truyenhof Ried im Oberinntal
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... and the children above the kitchen in a separate building. It is filled with priceless treasures, and one 125 year old loaf of bread that was a gift from someone in Russia that is dry but not moldy! The best thing in both castles, to us, were the views of the surrounding countryside, the lakes, the mountains...and the views of the other castle! We then drove to Wieskirk, a Rococo church built in 1745 because a rejected carved wooden statue of Jesus, off ...
... Night, in which we each had to introduce our tour buddy to the group in 2 minutes. (We have buddies who are not our spouses, since if we didn't make it to a gathering point on time, if we were buddies to a spouse, there would be no one to speak up and say we weren't there!) It was entertaining and humbling--many fascinating and worthy folks on this trip. The most touching were when Wayne, an attorney from Couer d'Alene who is probably 6'7", introduced Park, a Korean physicist ...
Thursday 28 August
Moved on this morning, up the Pitztal valley, just south
of Imst. Went up to the Pitztal glacier, taking the Glacier Express(tunnel
train) followed Tyrol’s highest cable car to the restaurant at 3,440m, near the
top of the Wildspitze (3,774m). Perfect weather for a day in the snow – blue
skies and no wind.
Staying near Jerzens tonight. Had a great evening meal at
the campsite restaurant ...
Note from Val: Today we took a guided tour into the mountains east of the town of Obergurgl (up the Gaisbergferner glacier valley) to search for garnets. We were well equipped for the task, with our hammer and chisel borrowed from our hotel. Our guide, Monika, was very knowledgeable about the area, and once she showed us what to look for we were able to spot and collect quite a few nice garnet samples. For ...
Tuesday 26 August
Rained all through the night, non-stop. Fridge still
refusing to fire on LPG. Weather forecast for the day is not good, and not much
better at this altitude until Thursday so we have decided to head off and down.
Checked out, with a charge for the electricity of 2.7Kw. Their PC chart showed
the fridge started on electricity at 1600, 25 Aug through to 0900 26 Aug, with
a setting of 2 bars and a cool ...