Category Archives: Travel blog

Day 7 – Part 1: A “Mad?” King’s Lala-land of Swan Shire & New Swan Stone

Good morning, good morning from one of the southern most points of Germany.  So close to the border that if I get out of one side of the bed I am in Germany and the other in Austria. 😀  Today … Continue reading

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Day 6 – Part 1: The Death Camps

WARNING: There maybe disturbing text & pictures in this post.  This was not an easy post to write.  Many thoughts and experiences are still swimming around in my head after having visited this place almost 9 months ago. ————————————————————————————————————————— The … Continue reading

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Day 5 – Salt, Steins & Schweinshaxe

Today we leave the lovely environs of Salzburg and head to the beer drinking capital of the world, Munich.  I promised myself I will be back to Salzburg.  I have to fulfill my dream of attending a Mozart concert or … Continue reading

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Day 4 – The Infamous Berghof & Kehlsteinhaus

  O ho lay dee odl lee o, o ho lay dee odl ay O ho lay dee odl lee o, lay dee odl lee o lay  (click)   Good morning! Another brilliant day! Dave & Steph must have had … Continue reading

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Day 3 – The Home of Mozart

Good morning Salzburg!  I almost expected to wake to the sounds of the Von Trapp family or melodies from the Magic Flute  🙂  Quick check of Viber to find Dave & Steph made their 2 am bus from Ljubljana and … Continue reading

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Day 2 – Kassel-Nuremberg-Passau-Salzburg

Goals for today: A 670 km trip to Salzburg Lunch and a wander round in Nuremberg A drive along the Danube to Passau Finally arriving in the home of Mozart The first 3 hours were just the monotony of the … Continue reading

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Day 1 – Malmö to Kassel

“…On the road again Goin’ places that I’ve never been Seein’ things that I may never see again And I can’t wait to get on the road again…” (Willy Nelson) And we are off, 670 km, 6.5 hrs driving and … Continue reading

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