Monthly Archives: September 2021

Day 16 – Saturday 18th September, Faak to Weißbriach

Today was an easy day. My friends accompanied me for around 30 kilometres, then we had coffee together. I really enjoyed the Gailtal, much better than the Drautal. I ate my midday snack on the lakeside of the Presseggersee and … Continue reading

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Day 15 – Friday 17th September, Unterburg am Kloppeinersee nach Faak an See

I thought about staying an extra night on Kloppeinersee as rain was forecast for next day. I heard it in the night and closed the window. I could still hear it. Then it stopped and I started packing my bags. … Continue reading

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Day 14 – 16th September, Soboth-Unterburg

The rest of the climb wasn’t too bad. I was more concerned about going down the other side. However, my Garmin sent me off on a quiet road. There were three cars standing on one side and I asked them … Continue reading

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Day 12 – Tuesday 14th September, Neuhaus am Klausenbach nach MitterlabillToday the breakfast was amazing – far too much, but they encourage you to take the rest with you.There was a lot of incline at the beginning.  In Santa Anna … Continue reading

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Day 13 – Wednesday 15th September, Mitterlabill-Soboth

I set off in the morning with a bit of a strange feeling, as I had been unsuccessfully trying for a couple of days to find a room in Eibiswald. I needed to stay exactly  there in order to have … Continue reading

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Day 11, Monday 13th September, Bad Tatzmannsdorf-Neuhaus am Klausenbach

Today was varied and enjoyable. There were many climbs but not too long and the route took me across open fields, through forests and small villages. I was surprised to find myself going past Hotel Allegria, where we have stayed … Continue reading

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Day 10 Sonntag 12. September, Marz-Bad Tatzmannsdorf

Today I had deliberately chosen a shorter route due to the amount of ascent. There was a long climb at the beginning, then lots of ups and downs. This is real cycling again, the first since day 2 in Bavaria. … Continue reading

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Tag 9-Saturday 11. September, Wien-Marz

Meine Schwägerin wohnt im Norden von Wien und der Weg dorthin war recht einfach, aber heute hat mich mein Navi direkt durch das Zentrum nach Süden geschickt.  Überall gibt es breite Radwege und viele Ampeln.  Manchmal war das Überqueren der … Continue reading

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Day 8 – Friday 10th September, Tullnerfeld-Wien

Today was only a short ride to my sister-in-law in Vienna. Soon I was on the towpath again enjoying the beautiful Danube. I crossed the river via a powerstation bridge instead of the expected ferry. After reaching the other side, … Continue reading

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Day 7 – Thursday 9th September, Pöchlarn-Tullnerfeld

From Pöchlarn the route took me along quiet roads and through the woods, not so much along the river. I crossed on a ferry to Spitz, where I had stayed on my tour in 1998. Then the cycle route meandered … Continue reading

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