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Jun 26, 2014 - Austria

Woke up to a cool, beautiful Austria morning. Had breakfast at the hotel before heading back out to tour the castle and see more of the sights during the morning light. After the castle we headed back towards Oberwart and stopped at a lake with beautiful views and lunch. Still trying all sorts do wonderful foods and beer!

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Jun 25, 2014 - Austria - Salzburg

Beautiful scenery the entire trip to today. Stopped along the way for lunch and took our time getting there. Hotel is lovely and posted photo of the bedroom. After a cup of coffee and something sweet (this could be very addicting) we walked around the old city and even found the Locks of Love bridge...but forgot the lock we will now have to attach tomorrow...more on that another day. So glad we had our family as tour guides! Tomorrow we will visit the castle that can be seen on top of the mountain and then head back to Oberwart but will...

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Jun 24, 2014 - Austria - Oberwart - Burgenland

We had a perfect day spent learning about family history from Herbert Rehling (no relation) who directed us to the gravesite of my grandfather's youngest brother, Josef, in Bad Tatsmannsdorf. Herbert was my very first contact over ten years ago when I started the Rehling family genealogy and how I eventually "found" the Ochsenhofer family. We also spent the evening where Bernd was raised and met two of Bernd's brothers, Gerli and Martin, and their mother, Heidi. Have to admit it was very emotional meeting Heidi who is the same age as my...

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