The Hills Are Alive ... July 17th 2008 We came to Zell am See on a whim and found mountain paradise. Having never heard of this lakeside Austrian town, the initial magical trainride deep into mountains blooming with Christmas trees, hidden castles & crumbling stone bridges over aweinspiring gorges was an adventure in itself.
A personal pick-up at the station by our friendly Irish B&B hosts began 3 days of luxury. A room all to ourse ... read more
Europe » Austria » Salzburg » Zell am See Once the center of power for the large Austro-Hungarian Empire, Austria was reduced to a small republic after its defeat in World War I. Following annexation by Nazi Germany in 1938 and subsequent occupation by the victorious Allies in 1945, Austria'... ... read more