Austria, Germany · 20 Days · 27 Moments · September 2017

Trudy and Dick's adventure in Austria


22 September 2017

On our way to Edvard, one of Vienna's Michelin stars restaurant for a final dinner before early departure on Saturday.
Arrived back in Vienna. Tonight dinner in town at a Michelin star restaurant on crystal special invitation. Does Dick not look like Emperor Franz Josef?

20 September 2017

Night cruise to see the lights in Budapest. Spectacular views, especially the Hungarian Parliament building
Fantastic violin concert by local trio as our entertainment this evening
New friends and wonderful staff on board
Touring Gellart Hill and the Liberty statue with wonderful views of Budapest
Touring Buda and Pest, Castle garden and the beautiful Matthias church and Fisherman's Bastion in the morning
Sailing into Budapest in the morning. What a beautiful sight

19 September 2017

Visit to Bratislava, capital of Slovakia

18 September 2017

Cruising the beautiful Danube valley and experiencing going through the locks. Wonderful view from the outdoor deck. We are on our way to Bratislava

17 September 2017

Visiting Passau, Germany for the day and evening before cruising to Bratislava in Slovakia

16 September 2017

Visit to Salzburg, former seat of the Archbishop, Hohensalzburg fortress, most famous shopping street GETREIDEGASSE and birth house of Mozart

15 September 2017

Cruising along on the DANUBE this afternoon surrounded by vineyards and quaint villages
Trudy took the city tour through Dürnstein and the Monestary
Dick took a helicopter tour this morning of the Wachau valley. Very exciting

14 September 2017

Special evening at Palais Belvedere in Vienna to see a private exhibit of Klimt paintings, THE KISS being the high point. Wonderful Mozart and Strauss concert after

13 September 2017

Moved onboard Crystal Mozart. Wonderful boat
Morning walk through Vienna and city park, photo with my favourite composer Mozart

12 September 2017

Vienna, opera house, Herrengasse, St. Stephen,s cathedral

10 September 2017

Visiting airplane museum today in Graz

9 September 2017

Visiting wine country Gamlitz, the street is the boarder between Austria and Slovakia. Great day of wine tasting
Morning walk in Fraz

8 September 2017

Dick arrived in Graz, Trudy's home town today. View of the city centre with "Schlossberg" and clock tower. Also city hall of Graz. So happy to be able to share this with him

7 September 2017

Picking porcini mushrooms in the alps, after catching trout and having the restaurant cook them for us

3 September 2017

My nephew Philipp's wedding at Burg Deutschlandsberg