Travel Blogs from Bad Gastein
Today when I woke up I felt excited, because we planned lots of things for kids. First we went on a gondola up a very big mountain Grosse Spiecke. Once we were up the mountain there was a one and half hour walk to the very top. On our way we saw ferret holes, lots of ...
Hiking with Friends on :Sonnwiesen-Rundweg"
I drove with my friends Otmar, Reinhold and Sepp from Seeboden-Unterhaus via Tschierweg to the "Schwaigerhuette" (cabin/lodge) using the "Millstaetter Alm Road." It is a toll road ending in a parking lot, the starting point for our hiking
Some of the most breathtaking scenery we have seen ever !!!! We drove along the valley floor looking at what we thought we're some special views, until we started climbing up to Grossglockner and were amazed at the scenery. We reached a height of 2500m, with snow capped mountains surrounding us. Wearing shorts and thongs on a beautiful clear and sunny day in the snowy peaks seemed so decadent.Obviously most of ...
... and found out that they actually do it, but they closed at midday as it was Saturday so again no success. So it was just another example of what Ron keeps saying on this trip - timing is everything! When we were up the mountain yesterday, at noon we heard a very loud hooter or alarm, similar to a knock-off signal, coming up from Matrei so I thought everyone closes at midday but apparently it was the weekly checking of the ...
... road that was all uphill before starting on the real walk. This walk is all within another section of the Hohe Tauern National Park that we visited and had the spectacular drive through yesterday. The dirt road was hard going and was a shame to have to do this before the walk started. After we had been going for a while, Ron, Jan and I stopped at a lovely little log table and bench seat for lunch with a beautiful view as it was at ...
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