Werzer's Hotel Resort Portschach
Travel Blogs from Portschach am Worther See
... better. Paul and roo and Allegra opted for the stairs and we waved at them as we shot past in this super fast lift. The top was very cool - boardwalk style and you could see for miles and miles. We tried to find our next campsite on the lake you could see below but worryingly we could not see any!
All was going really well and I thought 'thank god the day is getting better'. This was a classic case of a 'spoke to sooner' as in this tower there is a ...
... the lake. I wasn't so keen as the first leg had taken quite a while and with the rain I thought maybe the girls might not be happy and once we had committed to go all the way around there were no shortcuts. As always Jess pushed us to do it and as (almost) always she was right to do so. We did promise the girls (and me) that as it was such a long ride we would stop somewhere for cake or ice cream along the way and we found ...
Great way to spend anniversary. In Slovenia. Today it rained a lot. Still went for a 6 mile hike. And a lot of it was in pouring rain. Then went up a gondola to ski area. The sky cleared enough for photos. Wonderful day. Heading to Italy tomorrow. First Venice then to ...
Well I am writing the blog tonight as Paul is working (end of Tax quarter). I also have work to do but it is really hard to motivate yourself after a long day of driving, entertaining children, swimming in lakes and getting beds ready etc. Basically you are completely exhausted at the end of the day and you just want to relax (its the only 'me' time you ever get on this sort of adventure). Anyway back to our day... it started off badly with some very rude Austrians ...
... thundering down to a small pool and lots of drips from the entire cliff. In winter the waterfall freezes over the it is sometimes a frozen curtain.
We reached our stop for the night at Lake Bled at the relatively early time of 7pm. It is a beautiful area with a lake, castle and church on an island,.
Unfortunately our hot air balloon flight booked for tomorrow was cancelled due to stormy weather so I will have to find some more hikes instead!!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Pets allowed