Rosenhotel Steiermark (Saisonhotel)

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

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Schloss at Graz

A travel blog entry by gandablog

... book had a wide range of hymns from Johann Sebastion and before, right up to the 1990's. We skipped queueing up for the bread but I did say a little prayer for the rain to stop. It was only drizzling when we came out so I am not sure if that counts. The climb up involved some serious stairs but it was well worth the views. The fortifications were destroyed by Napoleon in 180X, ...

Graz

A travel blog entry by gandablog

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Graz
The town has a central old quarter
which is remarkably preserved. The Holy Roman Emperor had a
residence here at one stage so the cathedral and many palaces of the
officials are suitable magnificent. This area, protected by the
overlooking schloss, survive the 2nd ww bombing but large
swathes of the surrounding residential area were destroyed.
The tourist office runs a walking tour
around the old city which worked really well for us as it ...

Wien to Graz

A travel blog entry by gandablog


Wien to Graz
A leisurely packup this morning. We
have taken to breakfasts of the local dark heavy bread with cheese
and salami type sausage along with an expresso coffee.
We bought OBB train tickets to Graz
and this was obviously a mistake as they are very much dearer than
the internet prices I had seen previously (about X3). Even though the
train was sparsely ...

Roger Bad Blumau

A travel blog entry by bigbri58

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... For an additional fee, you can reserve one for your stay. Couples seem to be quite comfortable with snuggling in full view of people walking by. There are people napping around every corner.

The pools are huge, heated to 36 C. and interconnected. It is not busy but we estimate that if full, there would be around 500 people here.

We have included one picture of what looks like a Christmas tree on a tall pole. We are told the this ...

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 Butterfly House (Schmetterlinghaus), Stadtpark, Hilmteich, and Karl-Franzens Universitat.
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