ibis Linz City
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... and is renowned for 2 things - as the birthplace of Mozart and as the location for production of the Sound of Music in 1965. Much was said about the Sound of Music production and the real story of the Von Trapp family. Salzburg was originally established as a town to support the local salt mines (hence the name Salzburg). Salt was a very valuable commodity, called white gold, in the period before refrigeration as it was critical for the preservation ...
... like royalty with champagne and drinks, but with the added bonus of 2 very attractive young ladies entertaining us with songs from a Mozart Opera, and The Sound of Music.....Bill was singled out by one of the singers as the subject for part of one song; much to the amusement of the others
We returned to the boat in Passau, Germany. Dinner again was first class. Another memorable day. We could easily get used to this ...
... worth it. Salzburg has a good-sized, old town with multiple churches and a castle built on the rocky hill above. It is recognized as one of the best-preserved city centers north of the Alps. This city has been continuously occupied since the 5th century BC. It was important northern city in the Roman empire, but was abandoned by them and was largely in ruins by the 7th century. It was revitalized by Rupert of Salzburg, a catholic bishop
We went off on ...
... The bells were ringing calling the parishioners to church. We then turned around, cycled passed the boat and boarded the first little ferry to cross the river and join Rad 1, the cycle path along the Danube. Our first stop was at a farm where we had chocolate and poppy seed cake, washed down with apple juice as the farm didn't have a licence to sell coffee. Whilst at the farm we saw our ship, M S Normandia sail by. We had ...
We were up bright and early, 6.30 am, for Tony to build the bike. Rain was forecast so we wanted to unpack the bike from the boot before it started. Fortunately the site is next to a covered car park so Tony was able to build the bike undercover. We then cycled the bike up to the car park and caught the No.2 bus back (now we are expert on Passau buses!). Not a drop of rain fell on us. We ate the ...