The Ring, Vienna's Casual Luxury Hotel
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... beautiful flowers and gardens. We were at the palace until after 530 there for 4 hours, more walking and training this time to the other end of the city, in search of a brewery not far from where we were at Staedpark for lunch yesterday. Anyway, we were having a few difficulties locating this, Sean's short cuts....... And a hard to read map, with Sean getting more frustrated by the minute, probably close to 630/700 ...
... edibles for lunch but by the time we left we felt we had almost had lunch as the stallholders happily give you samples, even if you just stop briefly and look. Choosing a cheese becomes theatre as we point to one and the vendor thinly slices off a couple of pieces for us to sample, then asks do we want it stronger or less, which means more sampling of a different one, or ones!!! We tried a nut slice which was delicious and is eaten with ...
... spending most of it chatting to a friendly Spaniard about highlights of Spain, distances between places in Australia etc. Since only I had ever been to the opera (seeing the same opera when I was 6, in Sydney) and neither of us could remember much about this one, we just shared the usual banter of two travellers.
With an earlier morning, I went straight out to Schonnbrunn Palace and spent several hours wandering through its vast gardens to see its ...
... to the pit of my stomach! My Cube bike had been stolen! The thief had cut through an Abus rope chain in broad daylight and taken it! GUTTED! Fortunately for Dee, they left hers behind (nice one!). So as I sight blogging this, blinking away the tears, I am preparing to report the theft to the Polizei. So if you are ever in Vienna, and see Midge Ure cutting about on a white Cube SL Cross bike, tell him that it means nothing to ...
... occasionally interrupted their otherwise meaningful silence. When I got up to go walk around, the two slowly leaned toward each other and pressed their foreheads together. Erin wished I'd hurry back. Awkward!
They got off the train before we did. You better believe we spent the remainder of our journey imagining their story. That is, we played with this idea until I suggested the man might have some terminal illness. That ruined the game. Sorry, ...
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