Parkhotel Bad Schallerbach
- Breakfast Available
- Heated pool
- Meal plan
- Family rooms
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... and is the third biggest city in Austria. It has an industry based on steel production (and was targeted and hence bombed heavily during WWII with 75% of the town destroyed), chemical production and higher education. The Austrian government has been investing heavily in infrastructure in recent years with an impressive new train station - at least the people get something back for their 40% of salary paid in income tax. Salzburg is a town on ...
... for Salzburg was professional, friendly, and knowledgeable. Salzburg is a beautiful city, & the home of The Sound of Music, and also the birthplace of Mozart. After the official tour we wandered the streets and alleys, for several hours, then headed back to the station where we saw a group of Syrian refugees, including a mother and baby, in police custody - very confronting.
On the return train journey we were ...
... do have a small medieval area of town and a town square. They have a museum of modern art (not my thing) that has a nice, big glass building.
We had a late brunch on the ship and then headed to Salzburg by bus. On the way up we made a stop in Mondsee, which is a town on a lake. It is also known as the location of the church from The Sound of Music. The lake was beautiful. Altogether it was a nearly 2 hour drive each way with about 3 hours in town, but it ...
... into winter.
When we decided to leave everyone tentatively got back on their bikes and we cruised back. The ride home seemed to go really fast and we were back in the town quickly. We had a look around hoping to find a souvenir store but this place is tiny so no luck. We had predicted this would be somewhere we would struggle but we will look online for something to add to the collection.
When we got home it was around 4pm and ...
(Cycled 47 km) We pulled back the cabin curtains to find grey skies and light rain. The bikes were being unpacked at 7 pm so Tony was down with his bike lock, on the dockside, to check that the tandem was secure but it was not a problem as the tandem had been put behind the man distributing all the hire bikes. After breakfast and making our packed lunches we set off towards the monastery (the only Trappist one in Austria) ...