Bad Ischl and Hallstatt

An interesting read by the Telegraph about Hallstatt (5 minutes away) and our local town of Bad Ischl (about 25 minutes away) … World history on the doorstep …   http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/austria/10991094/Bad-Ischl-heaven-and-heartache-in-the-hills-of-Austria.html

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Flower Power – a nature walk on the doorstep

Various flowers have been emerging recently – in the undergrowth, around the trees, alongside the river and pathways near our house and around Lake Hallstatt.  As we take Leo on his (at least) twice daily walks, it’s been interesting to notice the subtle changes in the surrounding woods and pathways […]

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