Pension Ruckert

Rückertgasse 4, Graz, Styria, 8010, Austria | Hotel
 

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Schloss at Graz

A travel blog entry by gandablog

Wednesday 28 May Schloss This morning we set to walk up the Schloss, the fortified area overlooking the town. It was raining so we popped into a church to have a little look around. A service was starting so we sat down and partook. A great organ and a singer led some of the hymns. Interesting hearing the hymns sung in German as they really are very syllabic, one note per syllable. ...

Graz

A travel blog entry by gandablog

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... operated by a chap with quite good English and a real passion for the
history and architecture.
As well as a pride in the historical
there is everywhere an interest in modern design and art. The
ultimate expression of this is the Kunst haus. A gallery of modern
art. We have affectionately labelled the building “the slug” as
it somewhat resembles some marine creature comfortably nestling in
amongst the baroque churches and 17century apartment blocks.
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Wien to Graz

A travel blog entry by gandablog

... it appears
that the lady and child have just moved out for the duration, leaving
everything, clothes, food etc in situ. She obviously has an interest
in things Indian as an incense smell pervades. The nose tunes out to
it after a short while.
Graz is a university town with loads
of people whizzing around on bikes so one needs to keep ones wits
sharpened to survive.

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Roger Bad Blumau

A travel blog entry by bigbri58

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... of the May Day celebrations and we think it is kind of a variation on a Maypole. We have seen them in many towns and cities in Austria.

The food is all organic and locally sourced. The dinner buffet offered a wide range of food including lamb, fish, salads, pasts, beef, and a range of desserts and cheese.

This has been a welcome break from being a tourist. Tomorrow we head to Rust for one night before returning the rental car in ...

On the way to Graz

A travel blog entry by bigbri58

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... is one of the few surviving dual stairways. The 'kissing' nickname comes from the design. The man and woman each take a different side of the spiral stairway and they meet at each landing for a kiss.

Graz is the second largest city in Austria and shares a similar past with other cities we have visited. The conflict between the Catholic and Protestant churches and the Hapsburgs building their empire shaped much of the cities ...

Location

This hotel, located in the Geidorf area of Graz, is near Herz Jesu Kirche, Hilmteich, Leech Forest (Leechwald), and Karl-Franzens Universitat.
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