Category Archives: AUSTRIA
My time in the Alps was almost up and I was heading north into Germany through Munich and in to a town called Dombuhl where I was staying for a couple of days. I must say of all the places I had to leave so far I was a little sad to leave Abtenau, it is a beautiful part of Austria and the world, we
Abtenau, Austria > Salzburg, Austria Finally I got to live a life long dream and visit some of the locations from the sound of music the famous movie about the Von Trapp family during World War II, most of the scenes were filmed in Salzburg, so that was my destination for the day.
Innsbruck, Austria > Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic > Innsbruck, Austria My nightly routine is to look at google maps, check out some roads and see where my next day will take me, I noticed the night before that I was close to the Czech Republic, a quick post on facebook asking where I should go for
Innsbruck, Austria > Oberstdorf, Germay > Lindau, Germany Quite an ironic day really, a friend of mine (Stefan) who now lives in Japan suggested I visit his hometown of Oberstdorf in Germany, lucky for me it was in the same area I wanted to go to today, my only problem, there was a classic Rally
More Alps, Mittenwald, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Zugspitze, magnificent Innsbruck, Austria > Mittenwald, Germany > Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany Before I left Australia I did a little 500px research, basically 500px is a website where some really great landscape images are posted, not to mention
Neuschwanstein Castle by day by night Innsbruck, Austria > Fusen, Germany > Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany I really wanted to get to Zugspitze which is the highest mountain in Germany, its a bit of a theme this trip trying to find the highest points in each country, en route I realised I was
Steinerberg, Switzerland > Luzern, Switzerland > Brienzwiler, Switzerland > Interlaken, Switzerland > Grindelwald, Switzerland Next stop Steinerberg, Switzerland. I arrived fairly late in to Steinerberg, Steinerberg is on a lake about 40km east of Luzern, I picked the area for its central location
The Sounds of MusicThe Hills are alive with the Sounds of Music.