Travel Blogs from Ellmau
Went for a walk down through the town for late brekky/lunch. Come back to hotel about 1300 and started to pack suit cases and get things organized for our journey up to visit Ricarda in Greifswald. Had a afternoon nap. Went down to bar at 1800 and caught up with Narelle n Gerrard from Darwin. Had tea with them in hotel and went back to their room until midnight. Great night ...
Had breakfast at the little cafe down by the train station and caught up with Cheryl from Brisbane. Off into Munich and Oktoberfest again to see it sober and look for lost n found for Go Pro n camera gear. No luck but there must have been at least 20,000 people there you could hardly move. No luck with lost n found and made a police report for insurance claim. Went back to train station and found a nice quiet pub for a snack and a few beers. Caught train back about ...
... memorable were the Imperial Palace, Sisi's museum & St. Stephens Cathedral. The story of Sisi (Elizabeth, empress of Austria) is quite fascinating, I would encourage you to google her & read about her life.
Today we took the train from Vienna to Kitzbuhel. We had to transfer trains in Worgl, & expected to have 16 mins to make the connections. Well ...
... the 60 - 90 degree slope, using its shovel to push the tractor upwards.
When we went back to the main building, we went out to the Top of Salzburg again and went out on some snow for a little bit. Then we went inside to warm up and have a beer. We were right next to the windows and the amazing view. It was hard to leave, but finally we did and made the long journey back down to the valley floor.
We spent ...
... continues melting at the same rate.
At Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Hohe, we were surprised to find a four story parking garage built right on the side of the mountain. I was wondering where all of the cars were going to park. And thankfully there was a gift shop that sold sandwiches and chips. So we bought some and went outside to sit at a wooden table right at the edge of the valley. In retrospect, I'm kind of glad we forgot our lunches because it turned out to be a much ...
Other places to stay in Ellmau
Dorf 33, Ellmau | 4 star hotelfrom $186
Kirchbichl 9, Ellmau | 5 star hotelfrom $204
Wochenbrunnweg 9, Ellmau | Hotelfrom $90
Weissachgraben 22, Ellmau | 4 star hotelfrom $105
Dorf 50, Ellmau | 4 star hotelfrom $167
Ellmau-Dorf 24, Ellmau | 4 star hotelfrom $124
Dorf 7, Ellmau | Hotelfrom $109
Harmstatt 8, Ellmau | Hotelfrom $301