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TripAdvisor Reviews Althammerhof Semmering
Travel Blogs from Semmering
... there. In local coach and off into the country a little to the MarchFelderhof Restaurant. Pulled up and were met by wait staff in the street waving Austrian flags and violinist playing welcome. Set the tone. Jacqui had her birthday today and so she lead us all into the restaurant which was a converted home, many years ago, and is totally covered inside, on every wall, ceiling and available floor space with items of interest, old toys, old ...
... traditional Austrian villages. Rural Austria has blown us away! It's so beautiful! We are on the road heading south, the Austrian autobahn goes through the alps, with 3km long tunnels and spectacular views. Whitewashed walls and red roofed little towns- undulating hills and layer upon layer of farms! We've travelled 100meters up then 1000 m down over hill and dale. This is really enchanting! We ...
... Austria Vignette was only 8 euro but we have not come across any toll booth...yet. We do know however know that if you get caught you are fined around 300 euro on the spot. With all the tolls in France and Italy It would be a good idea if they also did the same thing, they might even lower the stress and heart rate of the erratic, impatient drivers and make it much easier for tourists. Our first stop in Austria was at a rather flash McDonalds on the outskirts of the second ...
... river gorge.
Soon the rafts start to arrive, the paddlers laughing and shrieking as the fast river rushes them downstream. Just upriver from the footbridge there is a landing place where the rafters beach their craft and climb up to a jumping platform for a high plunge into the river.
Then it's back ...
There are a pair of swimming lakes in the valley below the house and on this lovely evening the car park is filled with bikes of all descriptions.
We are warmly welcomed by Klaus and Frau Rieder and book in for two nights. Our comfortable room and breakfast costs just €27 each, a good deal in Austria.
We are soon chatting with Klaus as the sun goes down and the bikers start to leave for home. He ...