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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... highlands of Nauders, my final town here in Austria. It's kind of a surreal feel, after hours of nearly impenetrable cliffs and fierce river gorges--thinking I'd left all land suitable for human life behind--to find a peaceful idyllic landscape high up on the mountains--a Shangri-La of sorts. I reach the town itself--a pleasant place built on gentle slopes with a couple of shops and restaurants open. Here I stop to chat with an older German couple that ...
... research first before settling on the hostel, and wander around in the dark, using a map given to me by the tourism office in Prutz. Turns out the prices quoted on the map are a little different than the ones they give me at the door. Finally I figure the hostel is my best bet, so I head back across town to look for it. Turns out, I get my own cozy room, so it all ...
Day 284 4 hrs, 12.5 kms Day Totals: 16 hrs, 37.5 kms In the town of Pfunds up ahead there's supposed to be a hostel and I'm determined to get there tonight. But I still can't pass up the chance to do a quick parkbench concert in the riverside town of Tosens as I pass through. I then find a quiet country path on the other side of the stream and continue my sprint to ...
Day 284 2 hrs 5 kms I follow the trail which cuts through a cow pasture, where a portly bovine dares stands in my way a la Lord of the Rings :"You shall not pass!" Finally I climbed up the sloped to get around her. Down at the bottom is a reservoir and the valley floor widens a little. For this next stretch I actually feel hot for the first time in who knows how long. Looks like it might ...
... to this region. And that, I believe is the key to this region's prosperity. Yes, a stable government and currency, good infrastructure, and good trade with surrounding countries helps a lot too, but I think it's the people's industriousness and creativity in creating multiple sources of income is the most important puzzle piece. Most of the children work in the city or out of country, but they still know how to do farm work. ...