Travel Blogs from Schoppernau
Today I took a day trip to a couple of little villages, heidiland and Liechtenstein - a small country that is between Switzerland and Austria. It was a very nice tour and we passed through lots of farm land. The farms are all cute and old and tiny and they were smelly because everyone was spreading manure ...
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... Lindau via a few wrong turns. It was a fun adventure, hitting random dead ends. The ride was beautiful. I crossed a train bike crossing, and rode along the beautiful waterside bike trail along the Bodensee (Lake Constance).
Really should have done this daily!
... are mostly crisp, floral whites based on Muller-Thurgau, Grauburgunder (Pinot Gris) and Weissburgunder (Pinot Blanc). A small quantity of Switzerland's favorite white-wine variety, Gutedel (Chasselas),
is also grown here. This makes sense given ...
... much of its medieval character and boasts a host of historical places of interest.
The Alte Rathaus
Built between the years 1422 and 1436, the splendid
old town hall is the most prestigious house in the Maximilianstrasse. In
1496 it hosted an Imperial Diet or parliament, and today the ground
floor accommodates the former imperial library with around 23,000