Travel Blogs from Turracher Hohe
When we arrived in Tamsweg, the snowflakes were about the size of my fist... we were worried we were going to get snowed in but luckily the snow had stopped by the evening.
Then we had a lovely relaxing evening playing cards!
We are here in Villach and it hasn't stopped snowing since we arrived! There is about a foot of snow on the roooftops.
The hotel is lovely! Really nice spa and the rooms are a good size! Free wifi so I'm happy! Parking was a nightmare though!
Our friends from the other tour (Virtual Heroes) arrived at the hotel on Tuesday so we went out for a meal and some ...
Here we are in Klagenfurt - (Home Of Bruno)!! After a 2 hour journey from Hartberg, we arrived a the Liebetegger Hotel in Klagenfurt. It is a very nice, simple hotel. There was no lift so we had to drag our cases up 3 flights of stairs! The rooms are very cosy - not much room to swing a cat but it is very nice nonetheless. The city centre is a short walk away so we walked there for dinner. After a while of wandering around in the snow, we ...
... was safer and far more interesting. Plus, compared to what we had done yesterday, these hills were nothing, although we did have to walk a few times. We went up the mountain side to where there were centuries old houses along narrow and steep streets. Hans explained to me that bike route was part of the old Roman road in that area.
My brakes were loose and almost completely worn, so we stopped and tightened them. Tomorrow we would have to find a bike shop.
Today was mainly a road day taking in the spectacular views of the mountain ranges Austria so often offers. Stopped at St Michael planning our route in the tourist information centre, before giving skippy a poor work out up and over what looked like some amazing ski villages in winter. Drove to Hallstatt - heart of Austria's Lake District where we have found a nice place along a lake, leaving it until tomorrow to check out the ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed