Travel Blogs from Loipersdorf
... we had to come to Austria to try them for the first time. The meal was another really good one.
Then we commenced on a walking tour of the rest of Olbendorf. We were hard pressed to find a building that wasn't well-cared for or a property that wasn't crisp, clean, and devoid of clutter. There were old houses, new houses, big, small - all had a story...and Patrick knew it. We saw only two houses made of wood; ...
... talking. They are so - I don't even know - smart, creative, logical, and also stylish. Their house (and others we saw) even has decorative stripes on the front. So cool.
Next, Patrick took us on a walking tour of part of Olbendorf. For such a small population, the town is very spread out, with different neighborhoods identified with signs - dorf (village), bergen (mountain), etc. He knew so much about so many houses. We saw the house ...
... finished. We had chili - it was really good!
We stayed in that night, sitting around the table with the family, talking and drinking. We drank beer, Puntigamer, with dinner - the kind my grandmother was drinking with her uncles in Olbendorf when she visited in the 1960s. I have a picture of her sitting with them, drinking it. Patrick showed the picture to his grandfather and he said, referring to one of the men, 'hey, that's ...
Total mileage 153 We are still getting up at 5am to beat the heat but slowly the temperatures are falling. Reached a village mid morning thought we were having our picnic breakfast on the village green only to find out the benches and waterfall were in ...
Total mileage 138 It was a difficult night to sleep, it's hot, no AC and a wedding reception was being held next door and they celebrated with live music until 4am and just after the music stopped the bells started ringing at 5am to celebrate the bride ...
Other places to stay in Loipersdorf
Schaffelbadstrasse 219, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $209
An der Therme 153, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $304
An der Therme 216, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $260
An der Therme 215, Loipersdorf | Hotelfrom $404
Loipersdorf 232, Loipersdorf | Hotelfrom $61
Schaufelberg 54, Loipersdorf | 4 star hotelfrom $113