Travel Blogs from Austrian Alps
... some decent views in between. We have to go out into the town tonight to get dinner because it's not included tonight. It will be fun trying to decipher the menus as most of them are only in German. Tomorrow we are off to see a castle in the mountains travelling by coach instead of train. I am looking forward to ...
Not as much travelling today! only 2 trains and a coach . We arrived at about 2 o clock in a light snow storm. It's definitely colder up here in the mountains. Very different Hotel to last night. Much more olde worlde and full of character. Some of us are in what they call a suite in a seperate building at the rear of the Hotel. It's very spacious with an entrance hall, bathroom,lounge and ...
We left Nice this morning around 8 30 or 9am. I obviously was a tad bit nervous about driving again in Nice after our not so smooth landing on wednesday. Luckily Helga helped us out again and we made it to the highway without any trouble. We also think it was a better idea to wait until a lot of the rush hour traffic had passed. It was another very long drive back to Austria. It was beautiful sunshine for the entire drive which meant for perfect driving conditions. ...
... we got closer to Innsbruck they got bigger and bigger.
We went straight to the ski hill (Schlick 2000) to rent our equipment. Luckily the guy helping us spoke some English so it all went well! Once we got our tickets and equipment we headed up to the first gondola. And that’s where I started to panic a little. I hadn’t skied in over two years and this was not a little Glen Eden hill, this was the Austrian Alps!
Once at ...
Time for us to leave. We loved our first trip to Bavaria and are already planning another visit. Next time we'll venture even further and try to see the surrounding countries and try to see how much faster we can go on the Autobahn...165 km/h is our record, but still far slower than the ...
Other places to stay in Austrian Alps
Fanny-von-Lehnert-Strasse 7, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- Nice Hotel-don't like the location
- Fantastic.... Great Reception Staff & Room Service
- Merry Christmas!
Rainerstrasse 6 - 8, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $111
- Good value for money - its got a gym and pool!
- OK hotel but you deserve better if you are on holiday
- Excellent hotel in a good location
Salurner Strasse 15, Innsbruck | 4 star hotelfrom $114
- Great for views
- Average hotel
- Average accomondation
Franz-Josef-Strasse 26, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $101
- Great hotel & location
- Was very good for the price
- Good hotel, lousy service
Esplanade 4-6, Zell am See | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Universitasstrasse 5-7, Innsbruck | 4 star hotelfrom $160
- Great Grauer Baer Experience
- Grauer Bar a lovely, typically European hotel
- Grauer Baer makes 1st Austrian trip memorable
Auerspergstrasse 4, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $182
- Great Hotel
- Great Hotel, Great Service
- Beautiful friendly hotel
Europaplatz 2, Villach | 4 star hotelfrom $134
Alpenstrasse 6, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $164
- Great hotel in a great city!
- Modern Classic
- Best Western Castellani Parkhotel
Rainerstrasse 31, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $112
Schwarzseestrasse 8-10, Kitzbühel | 4 star hotelfrom $189
Innrain 3, Innsbruck | 4 star hotelfrom $122
- A good Hotel!
- Good location-Clean
- It was wonderful
Suedtirolerplatz 13, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Sudtiroler Platz 2, Innsbruck | 5 star hotelfrom $164
Schloss Strasse 1, Hof bei Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $183
Tropolach 156, Hermagor Pressegger See | 4 star hotelfrom $218
Messe Strasse 1, Dornbirn | 4 star hotelfrom $117
Schlossstrasse 751, Kaprun | 4 star hotelfrom $198
Sterneckstrasse 20, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Bayerhamerstrasse 14 a, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $74
Bernhard-Hoefel-Strasse 16, Innsbruck | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Karl-Heinrich-Waggerl-Strasse 9, Bad Gastein | 4 star hotelfrom $123
Seestrasse 15, Kirchberg | 4 star hotelfrom $117
Schwarzstrasse 5 - 7, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $237
- Wonderful hotel
- Wonderful Hotel
- The Sacher Hotel, the ONLY place stay when in Salzburg
Universitatsstrasse 104, Klagenfurt | 4 star hotelfrom $119
Pertisau Nr. 63, Pertisau | 4 star hotelfrom $233