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... to the Marianbrucke, or Mary Bridge, which crosses a gorge and waterfall, and allows you to look down at the castle--it was glorious. We took way too many pictures! The fall colors are starting to emerge, and it was fine! No photography is allowed inside the castle itself, so we probably over-compensated. A word about German tickets into places like these castles. Our group had tickets for the 10:25 am English tour. The tickets have a bar code. There ...
... prisoners were required to stand ramrod straight, feet together, arms and hands straight at sides, and heads bowed, and that any slight deviation would result in immediate punishment. The statue then made all kinds of sense. We learned a lot of the history of this camp, the first, and the others that it served as the model for. Karen and I mutually decided we would not take photos here. We then drove closer to Munich, and the traffic was very dense for a time. We returned to ...
... up steep, slippery steps at the side of the waterfall, to walking on open grass-covered mountains. My guide set a pace that meant we could meet the times set by the signposts (times obviously set by taller men and women with longer strides!).
My ever faithful companion Lizzie (who is '84' years old!!) did it all with me and walked twice as far as I did since there were so many incredible smells to explore! We did have one horrendous moment when ...
... 8221; – grey mountain cheese/fish soup for
starters and trout in almonds/spicy crust for main
Friday 29 August
Stayed around the campsite throughout the morning reading
a good book. A short local walk in the afternoon but managed to catch a bus
that took us right back to our start point rather than taking us further up the
valley side. Gave up in disgust, had a cup of tea and carried on with the good
... other than
where we had stayed in Zeinissee), and looked at the impressive avalanche
protection (31 people died here in 1999). We then went on to Ischgl and, as the
rain was stopping, we decided to take the chairlifts up towards Samnaun which
is a duty free zone in Switzerland. The lifts were completely free with the 3
day Silvretta card, which came with the local accommodation at Zeinissee. The
card also included ...