Travel Blogs from Villach
... was not up to scratch missing the only café on route for ages so we ended up stopping in a supermarket car park eating some very nice Austrian Sandwiches (which Allegra hated and actually spat out). Paul dropped some of his on the floor as well which he didn't cope with very well and sat on the steps of Sven in despair (I think it was the straw that broke the camels back). He did however pick it up and eat it anyway.
As we were in a supermarket ...
... were trying to find somewhere to stop for our picnic lunch but weren't having much luck so had to keep going trying to find a place around the next corner. We did eventually find a spot and just as we got settled the rain came again and was fairly steady so we had to shelter under a bridge with some ducks who came over to us looking for some food. We had to wait a while for the rain to stop before we set off again to carry ...
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 ...
... blow up globe Tim gave us for the second time that day and Ruby screaming at the top of her lungs on route to toothbrush (for the second time that day) 'I hate you' which actually was so loud it reverberated around the hills as an eco - I think the whole of this area heard her and for a moment the calmness was gone. Its like the song says - we find peace and destroy it...lets hope Austria rubs off on us over the next couple of days - especially at toothbrush time!
... gingerly but could not get out fast enough. The water was freezing!!!.
Luckily you do warm up again quickly and one of the advantages of such a setting is that you could drink the water from the river quite safely whenever you felt thirsty.
Overall the experience in such a beautiful setting with turquoise water and mountains all around was lovely and great fun.
We then set off the a spectacular drive over the Vrsic pass. We had a few ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet