Travel Blogs from Loipersdorf
... The ferry ride was beautiful and I took a nice nap which was much needed after the long day before. Upon arriving in Melk, we began our search for food. Martin recommended we eat an a butchers shop that he likes and we all sat down for some amazing sandwiches and I shared an amazing vegetable cake with Martin (it was sort of like a quiche). After the rejuvenating food we moved to our next destination. On a hill above Melk, there is ...
... us a bit.
We had an hour long bus ride before we reached Melk, and there we got to have lunch at an authentic Austrian restaurant. I tried the Wiener Schnitzel for the first time!
We went to visit the Melk abbey, and it was another marvelous building. But perhaps after coming back from Italy, there is seriously a church overload, and everything just looks sooo nice. But I think what I admire the most about Melk has definitely got to be the wonderful scenery. ...
... the 38 km track from Durnstein to Melk. It was terrific. Pretty flat and quite easy although the seats don't have a lot of give in them and its not the most comfortable place to put your bum on the whole ship. Two guides accompanied us to make sure our punt crossings went smoothly and that we didn't stop in any pub for too long. The track follows the river and several times we were alongside the ship and really the ride was flat and quite ...
... towns in the Wachau Valley. High above the village loom the ruins of Kuenringerburg castle. The castle was built in the early part of the twelfth century and is remembered as the place of imprisonment for Ric*************heart. The castle was destroyed in 1646 during the Thirty Years War and was never rebuilt.
... albeit tiny snake in Melk. Since you were born here Paul, can you please explain. The ride was the highlight of my day. Quiet bike paths and the greenest of woods speckled with beer " hauser" We had one stop 20 km into the ride at one if these hauses. Leasey, one of our ride guides, advised against imbibing large beers which is silly really as they all appear large. Still haven't worked out ...
Other places to stay in Loipersdorf
Schaffelbadstrasse 219, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $207
Nr. 153, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $296
Therme Loipersdorf 216, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $264
Loipersdorf 215, Loipersdorf | Hotelfrom $344
Grieselstein 54, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $108