Travel Blogs from Anif
... in and have one of each, an apple one and a cheese one. Also very delicious, however I think our eyes were bigger than our stomach and we had to call defeat. We then made it over to 'Old Town' where we walked the maze like streets looking in little shops selling marionettes and millions of carefully painted egg tree decorations. We were constantly reminded by postcards and badges that "AUSTRIA DOES NOT HAVE KANGAROO'S" Kathryn Ya ya ya ... I love ...
... looked absolutely gorgeous and there seemed to be a lot to do. I will definitely have to try to make my way back there during this trip.
Once on the road again we headed the lil Juke for Hallstatt. It was just over 3 hours to get there even with including our first European traffic jam. Once we were getting closer to Hallstatt, we hit these roads with curves I have never experienced before. ...
... Alps on the horizon. On our way down, we made a pit stop by the abbey which was so famous in the Sound of Music and I even recognized several points where scenes were shot.
We ended the day by grabbing some Weiner Schnitzel at a local restaurant and finding a small Adoration Chapel, praying for a few minutes, then going to another empty church and singing the Divine Mercy Chaplet. Yet another incredible day in ...
WARNING.......If you are not a Sound of Music fan DO NOT read this blog......it may put you to sleep :)
Well, the Original Sound of Music Tour did not disappoint. Peter, our guide was hilarious in a cringe sort of way. He would have been in his 50s.
We met the bus by Mirabell Palace. The gardens where Maria and the children sing "Do-Re-Me" around the Pegasus Fountain.
Off we set...we were soon to find out that the next four hours ...
... Compared to the museums I visited in Vienna last week, this one was quite small - consisting of maybe 15-20 rooms, and only took about 40 minutes to explore.
After this, during my last hour in the city, I walked over to the chocolate shop I mentioned earlier, and picked up some authentic Mozart chocolates (these were invented after his death), before heading on over to the Dom zu Salzburg, snapping a few photos along the way of course!
The original Dom ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services