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Being the first at breakfast, we caught the early bus to Salzburg. Here, without lingering, we rented our car. As we drove out of Salzburg, we saw hundreds of signs saying "Privat zimmer. Zimmer frei." Ah, we thought, this will be easy. The day was hazy, but still clear enough to see the peaks. We made one detour early on to see a lake -- cut into …
... because of the very modern feel-- rooms with blue, green, red lighting--very strange since was not consistent with the time period of the abbey. The library and church were totally different and more what I expected. The church was a baroque design with ornate ceilings and lots of gold statues. Melk became the site of a Benedictine monastery in 1089, and for more ...
... burial markers and many lovely flowers. We could see the Salzburg Castle from various places, high about the city. It can only be reached by funicular railway, in this case the steepest one I have ever seen. Our lunch was in the oldest restaurant in Europe, dating from 803 A.D., though it has been greatly changed over the centuries, and the hall we were in had rococo decorations. We had a traditional Austrian meal of roast chicken, potatoes and vegetables, which was quite good, ...
... the trees are mostly golden. On a
Following dinner, there was a demonstration on making paella, which was interesting, but unless you were planning a dinner for 30 of your nearest and dearest, I don't think it would be anything that any of us will ever make.
Tomorrow is another early morning as we set off for a full day in ...
Can it be Wednesday? If so, this is really the last day of our bike tour as tomorrow morning we'll part ways in Vienna. It may be the last, but it's the best as the sun is shining and the temperature is in the low 60's. We will be biking through the Wachua Valley (voc how), a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is one of Austria's most beautiful landscapes surrounded by orchards and vineyards among ruined castles, abbeys, and churches. Cycling today is ...
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