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... surrounding areas were beautiful, so it didn't really matter. The water was a crystal clear blue colour and the sky was spotless of any clouds. We walked all around the town, across the river and into the outer skirts. We took a bus tour around the city and went up to a massive park and out near where they have their winter sports stadium.
Come Boxing Day, however, the snow fell and it fell ...
... fived our instructor goodbye, took a group photo and headed inside for a drink.
Before we went home I decided to do one last ski down the mountain. As the movable strip had been turned off I walked up the hill, put my skis on at the top and then slide down. Apparently Dan had been inspired by efforts and had walked up the hill, put his skis on and come back down before I had a) noticed and b) managed to get my skis on haha.
First ski lesson - aced! ...
... snow village we imagined we would get to see. It's just beautiful.
We've played like kids in the snow, had snow ball fights, built a snow man (sort of), jumped in it, fell in it, and thoroughly looked like deadset tourists haha. I love snow!
... and beautiful church. Lit only by candles and accompanied by a grand organ and talented young fello on the xylophone the atmosphere for amazing. There was no heating, so the full 3 degrees outside was felt, lucky we had thought to wrap up before hand.
It was a beautiful mass spoken in German only. A lovely way to continue the Christmas celebrations.
The town of Innsbruck was very quiet on Christmas ...
... filled with icing sugar, sauerkraut along with other things.
Unfortunately when I visited Innsbruck they had the worst snowfall for years; typical! Normally there are several ski resorts open just minutes from Innsbruck which cost approximately €17 euros for a ski pass. However, I had to travel to the Stubai Glacier which is approximately 1.5 hours drive from Innsbruck and costs around €10 by bus. The Stubai Glacier costs €45 for a ski pass for ...