Travel Blogs from Telfes im Stubai
... trap, no doubt, but I've wanted to visit it. I had no idea that Germany and Austria were so devout in the Catholic religion. We saw wood carved crucifixes along the roadside and here and there on mountain sides. Our guide told us it was not a marking for accidents or anything tragic, it was just a place for hunters or woodsman to go and pray when they were away from the village.
Our final destination for the evening was Innsbruck, a lovely city with a ...
... since September and won't reopen until May so the tour groups had to get there crystal fix at the store in Innsbruck. It is really quite a large store with some magnificent pieces.
Innsbruck looks so different with the market. I completely missed the Golden Roof the first day we were walking around. It changes the context of the square so much.
We we really enjoyed our stay in Innsbruck and now we are off to Salzburg.
... than the tunnels the trip was uneventful til we got to Innsbruck. The Altstadt (old town) christmasmarket had started on the weekend. Our hotel was on the christmasmarket street. After a couple of misses and drive bys we finally pulled into the market, found the hotel and the receptionist told John where the parking was and that he needed to do a U turn and get off the street right away! The car is parked until we leave on Thursday.
... is not going to happen today as here in the valley the sun is shining and the
temp is way up at 18 Celsius. its more like mid summer than November.
This road may well be classed as a pass road but it certainly is not like
most passes as the road is extremely wide and fast also. rather than being cut
out and built into the edge of a mountain cliff its more like massive beds of
concrete road fixed and bridged along the edge of the cliffs and is ultra ...
... large amounts of kirschwasser which is a traditional Swiss liqueur and boy did it taste it! Once the initial shock wore off though, it was a delicious end to a wonderful meal.
After a wonderful couple days together with lots of laughs and the incredible town of Lucerne as our home away from home we had one last cocktail with Trevor and Tirzah before saying goodbye. It was so great to see them and we will gladly hit the road anytime with them if ...
Other places to stay in Telfes im Stubai
Kapfers 23, Telfes im Stubai | 4 star hotelfrom $116