Travel Blogs from Hartberg
... driving, we had to stop off and get some lunch - veiner schnitzel. OMG. Was amazing! Stopped off at a duper market to get the essentials, beer, Malibu, snacks and laundry detergent, Arrived at Arber's house, had a drink, ate some snacks, put mum and dad to bed, then Arber, Besim and I hit the town and visited a cute little cocktail bar. AMAZING!!! I had a mojito and piña colada. We also had cherry flavoured ...
... farewell. Adam looked good again today. He was able get up and walk outside to see us off. In addition, everyone else got in line and we shook hands, cried, hugged and cried some more when we bid our farewells to everyone. Milazim (cousin from Austria) and Baci Ramadan took us to the airport where we got on our flight unscathed. I must say, the Kosovo community has definitely emerged ...
Wednesday 28 May Schloss This morning we set to walk up the Schloss, the fortified area overlooking the town. It was raining so we popped into a church to have a little look around. A service was starting so we sat down and partook. A great organ and a singer led some of the hymns. Interesting hearing the hymns sung in German as they really are very syllabic, one note per syllable. ...
... operated by a chap with quite good English and a real passion for the
history and architecture.
As well as a pride in the historical
there is everywhere an interest in modern design and art. The
ultimate expression of this is the Kunst haus. A gallery of modern
art. We have affectionately labelled the building “the slug” as
it somewhat resembles some marine creature comfortably nestling in
amongst the baroque churches and 17century apartment blocks.
Wien to Graz
A leisurely packup this morning. We
have taken to breakfasts of the local dark heavy bread with cheese
and salami type sausage along with an expresso coffee.
We bought OBB train tickets to Graz
and this was obviously a mistake as they are very much dearer than
the internet prices I had seen previously (about X3). Even though the
train was sparsely ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking