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A March 2002 trip to Austria by mzaar

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Vienna: Stephansdom, the Ringstrasse, the Schonbrunn, The Belvedere, the public transport system, and a walk around the Innere Stadt. Salzburg: everything you can feast your eyes on in the alt stadt and the walk up to the Hohensalzburg if the fernuclar isnt working. Exhausting but exhilerating. Quick Tips: Learn some basic customs because it will help enormously in getting assistance, or in shops.Best Way To Get Around: Getting around Vienna was a breeze; the transport system there is unbelievably efficient and everything interconnects. I don't think I had to wait any more than 2 minutes for either a U-Bahn or bus. It cost EUR 9,90 for a four day pass that allows commuters to r...Read More
This is one of the most beautiful and pleasant B&Bs I've stayed in. Run by a wonderful Innkeeper, the Birchwood Inn is situated in the sleepy town of Lenox, MA, USA. Our hosts welcomed us with afternoon tea, a tour of the facilities (a 1770s home) and substantial information about the facilities in the area. We were also introduced to a very friendly golden retriever who behaved herself very well. The room we stayed in included a canopied bed, fireplace and comfortable sofas, plus an ensuite with both shower and tub. A very romantic place to stay, particularly in winter when you can enjoy the full benefit of an open fire whilst it snows outside. In the morning you are greeted with ...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on March 30, 2002

Birchwood Inn
7 Hubbard Street
Lenox, Massachusetts 01240
(800) 524-1646