Travel Blogs from Millstatt
... at a plant nursery because they had a special open day. What an amazing nursery - they have all the beautiful trees and plants that grow well in this climate as well as a surprising collection of exotics - cactus, bougainvilla, citrus trees and palms. Many people here have sunrooms so I imagine they create exotic indoor gardens to get them through the snow time.
We also have to check in with the local authorities and let them know our ...
From Buehl to Seeboden
Visiting Friends and Staying in Unterhaus
Driving from Buehl, Baden-Baden area to Seeboden-Unterhaus - 611 km - 7 hours
- A5: Karlsruhe
- A10, A8, A99, A8: Pforzheim, Stuttgart, ...
... in stone) it did feel a bit un-Christmassy. No carols. No tinsel. No endless gorging on ham, turkey, pudding and drinkypoos. However it most definitely will be one to remember.
Xmas Eve: After resting and recovering from Day 4 skiing we gathered around our minimalist Xmas alter (aka wicker tree) and opened a much reduced from usual pressie pile (which I quite liked... I tend to get ...
... put on a podium and given a medal and everything!) and so did Cullyn in his group too! Tallis apparently scored the fastest time on the practise run but on the timed race he missed the ‘ready set go’ which was given in German and stood there wondering why everyone else had already taken off before working out what had happened. Still he laughed it off and is happy with his snowflake, participatory medal. ...
... Queen”. I left dispirited thinking that there is no way I could be set free the following day at the end of our 3 day lesson block.
Meanwhile back at kiddy camp, Cullyn and Tallis had been graduated to the big slopes and Giddo was close to perfecting his turns and stops (he has too much of his mother in him and just kept shooting off in straight lines at high speeds – “But I LIKE going fast”)
Other places to stay in Millstatt
Obermillstatt 84, Millstatt | 4 star hotelfrom $218
Matzelsdorf 49, Millstatt | 3 star hotelfrom $118
Pesenthein 47, Millstatt | 2 star hotelfrom $77
Pesenthein 20 , Millstatt | 3 star hotelfrom $89
Seestrasse 68, Millstatt | 3 star hotelfrom $170
Fischergasse 65 , Millstatt | 4 star hotelfrom $167
Kalvarienbergstrasse 123, Millstatt | 3 star hotelfrom $81
Alexanderhofstrasse 16, Millstatt | 4 star hotelfrom $152
Mirnockstrasse 131, Millstatt | Hotelfrom $107