Travel Blogs from Walchsee
... then off to Innsbruck via the town of Garmish. We had some wonderful country side. After afternoon tea ( they can't make decent coffee but who care) we headed off to Innsbruck, and some more beautiful country side. The green fields or paddocks in my lingo is wonderful. Very little snow on the highest mountain. Had a long time in bus so pleased to be to be off. A clear sunny ...
... this in an effort to make extra dollars with extra tours. Last time I visited it was in the school term period and the weather was cold and generally miserable. But, in saying that I had a better general experience and filled in the gaps for Cal from what I could remember about the place. The castles are genuinely brilliant and serve well as a museum considering all the furniture is authentic and the place was left 'as is'. It's truly like being in a fairy tale and would wait in ...
... round the castle were at 5pm, we decided against going inside (the €23 each ticket price also helped) and walked up to have a closer look - it was a half hour walk up the hill, the castle was very impressive and so were the views around... Alot of people were just sitting around waiting for there slot to go inside....
From there we headed to an overnight stop in Lechbruck a few miles North..
Woke up in our lovely room and down for a really nice breakfast. Packed up again... Picked up our pure booked ticket from hotel and drove short distance up to castles. Didn't know much about them, but there are two very close together, and they were the summer and hunting residences of the Bavarian royal family. The first one was built in early eighteen hundreds, and the second by the son Ludwig. But he was ...
Today was our one and only day in Austria. We didn't have to be at breakfast until 8am so we got to sleep in. But of course I got up at 6am and went on a run around Seefeld(aka the town I'm staying in). Our first stop today was Wilten Basilica. It was beautiful! Next we went to the historic Winter Olympic Games site. We got to see where the ski jumping events took place. We had free time in Innsbruck to walk around and shop. We stopped at the famous Swarovski ...
Other places to stay in Walchsee
Johannesstrasse 1, Walchsee | 4 star hotelfrom $134
Johannesstrasse 20, Walchsee | 4 star hotelfrom $94
Kranzach 20 A, Walchsee | 4 star hotelfrom $213
Kalvarienweg 5, Walchsee | 3 star hotelfrom $58
Moosen 11, Walchsee | 2 star hotelfrom $39