- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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... from downtown Vienna, one of dozens of Beethoven's extant residences in Vienna, all of which boast a tourist desk for music afficianados of Beethoven. This one is memorable for its notoriety as his residence where he wrote a lengthy suicide epistle to his two brothers in 1802 as the realization of his irreversible descent into deafness dawned on him. He never sent the missive and lived, stone deaf in his last years, for another decade-plus.
The park named ...
... that Marion’s bag may have been left in the rain, as it was quite wet on arrival in Bangkok – thank goodness for plastic bags). We took a quick spin through duty free, and then into the Koru lounge, where we met up (by chance) with Brian and Charley, who were on their way home to Sydney after a few days in New Zealand (which had given Brian the chance to vote).
Our first destination was Bangkok, ...
... boars in the forest just off to one side of our path. One boar had four little ones rooting around with her. We read later that wild boars can be quite dangerous if they feel their young are threatened. Fortunately this mom seemed to feel that we were harmless. Our pictures of the little ones aren't great, but you can see that there are four. It was a very pleasant day, but we're tired - all that fresh air and ...
We have arrived in Vienna and decided to scoot into the town centre, where the famous St Stephens Cathedral is. They call it Stephansdom. We ate schnitzels for dinner, and once again I had an Stratciatella Ice-cream.
The next day we took a train to The Emperor's Summer Palace - Schonbrunn Palace. We got to dress up as Princes with long hair. I didn't smile in ...
... better. However, the gene for a bay horses is recessive, and while they thought they’d bred it out, not so. Even today, there are bay Lipizzaners being born, and they’re actually considered to be a good luck charm of sorts. Unlike the other horses, who have to conform to strict regulations on height and the shape of the face and nose, any talented bay Lipizzaner gets a free ticket to Vienna. There are apparently two in the stables at present, although I ...