Travel Blogs from Bad Gastein
... a black shiny Alpine Salamander (we thought it was a lizard) and snow!! We had a snow fight in the snow. On our way down mum and the boys took a short cut, but dad and Amelia took a even bigger one. We then found the gondola and beside it was a restaurant were we had some ...
... br> From there we hiked to the "Millstaetter Huette" where we had hot soup and something to drink.
After lunch, we hiked to the "Alexanderhuette."
From there back to our starting point, the Schwaigerhuette.
... in Europe felt the same way, as there were probably more than at IOM TT. We found a glacier by taking a wrong turn, but not as spectacular as the ones in NZ. The most beautiful bells chimed out in unison all around us on Sunday morning at our hotel - perfect. We had lunch in a gorgeous little village called Heiligenblut, that overlooked a beautiful valley.
We will have very special memories of this area forever ...
... up beside the falls is Europe's first water vista trail and has recently been refurbished with steel and larch wood platforms over the falls at different points. We then went back to the Pebell Alm for lunch before wandering back down the track and hill to the vans and returning to Matrei. We were going to get the horse and cart back down but our timings did not coincide. All up it was a very peaceful, pleasant and beautiful way ...
... across meadows and through woodland for about three-quarters of the way before re-joining the road. Greg and Mike later also took this route but right down to where the vans were parked. The rest of the group came down the path. I should explain the difference between an Alm and a Hutte which are both scattered throughout the alps. An Alm (pronounced arm) serves food and drink and a Hutte (pronounced huut) serves food and drink ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed