Travel Blogs from Loipersdorf
... which are priceless, kept here.
Our last stop was the church, where the designers really did attempt to create heaven on earth. As our guide said, "this is as close as I have seen to achieving it". It was magnificent, with exquisite details throughout. It is wonderful to see such beauty and majesty incorporated into structures to glorify God. It is too easy for us, in our current day and age, to ignore the importance of God ...
... where wild water rafting and canoeing is the chosen sporty option. They have a wonderful life do the Austrians in the most beautiful country in the world for biking, hiking and water sports in the summer and skiing and sledging in the winter.
We stop for coffee at a cafe at Palfauer Wasserloch where a wooden footbridge is strung ...
... lost track of me cause I took the wrong way, but thanks to my shiny white panniers she could see me behind the bushes. Phew. We also met a couple of French people who told us about the Melk abbey and a guided tour in French at 3. They rushed there to be on time, and Pauline rushed as well, not for the visit but just cause she likes to ride fast like she's riding a fixie or something. For my part I took it easy, and even stopped for a nap in a bench on the Danube, ...
... forests and rivers everywhere. Alas, not much snow. All the houses had pointy roofs which made me think of M who wishes for a house like that. The more time I spent in Austria, and especially in Raxblicksiedlung, the more I wanted to move and live here. Andi's parents' house was deceptively massive, and the family transferred all of his furniture from the truck into the attic and other bedrooms. I was utterly impressed with the inside of the house. It ...
... with ruined castles, medieval towns and terraced vineyards. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000, the Wachau valley is described as an outstanding example of riverine landscape. Viking River Cruises is the only cruise line with its own winemaker, Erhard Morwald, and he is growing his grapes and producing his wines in the Wachau valley. There was a tour to his winery but we passed as we have already been sampling more than ample amounts of his wines and they are very ...
Other places to stay in Loipersdorf
Schaffelbadstrasse 219, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $209
Nr. 153, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $304
Therme Loipersdorf 216, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $260
Loipersdorf 215, Loipersdorf | Hotelfrom $404
Grieselstein 54, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $113