Travel Blogs from Vaduz
An idyllic winter's respite from a busier week spent in Swabian Germany for business. One of the hidden gems for travelers seeking Europe in the winter is the calm, solitude, and the ability to - just be - in a Europe more authentically experienced without the hordes and traffic.
Travelers driving, as I had, to the tiny principality of …
We left Passau Germany and took to the autobahn. It was raining most of the way so it was good that we weren't sight seeing today. We had about 450km to get to Chur and over 400km was on the motorway. We were travelling at 140km when a van over took us. How rude!!! It's interesting to see that BMW drivers are the same the world over. I won't use the word here. We actually passed a Porsche. I wasn't sure if I was allowed to do that. It's also interesting to note ...
... just for the food, but for the view of the (much smaller here) Rhine valley with Liechtenstein on one side and Switzerland on the the other, the view of the castle, the service, and in particular a sommelier who spent a lot more time with me discussing the paired wines than a solo diner normally merits.
Finally, I had to go to the Prince´s winery. It seems like there are a lot of vineyards around and throughout Vaduz, but all ...
So first stop off for the return leg is Baden-Baden - why? Well one is that it's a little shorter journey than the leg we did on route down from Waterloo to Lucerne and also I did a little research on where to stay and think I found a nice place to stay overlooking the vineyards in the Rhine valley - called hotel Rebenhof. So a sad arrivederchi to Villa Gaeta - was a fabulous place to stay and long to visit her again, maybe next time with other friends or family. Hope you enjoy the ...
Setting off about 9.30 this morning everyone in good spirits. The idea being mummy and ankle biters get the free train to the edge of the Black Forest and daddy drive to meet us. This meant we could lesson the time spent in the car. All sounds great! Arriving at the train station we wonder around frying to find the ticket booth to no avail. There are two electronic ticket machines and after about 20 mins mum ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet