Monthly Archives: May 2013

From a Bridge and a Road in Kufstein


Not far from the German / Austrian border sits Kufstein.  Before visiting this city in the Tyrol region of Austria, with a population of less than 20,000 people, furrylittlegnome knew one thing existed here:  a medieval fortress on a ledge.  That … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome is a Versatile Blogger!


Another one for furrylittlegnome!!! A very big thank you to Steve from http://aroundtheworldwithblade.wordpress.com/ for nominating this little blog for The Versatile Blogger Award over the weekend! He writes about his travels from all over the world. Want to see some … Continue reading

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Typical Bavarian Food


It is hard for some of you to imagine, but yes, furrylittlegnome can say she sampled almost everything you are about to see. Bavarian food is heavy and hearty.  Furry is not even going to attempt the German names of … Continue reading

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The Austrian Alps – Quite a Sight!


Gone are the days when furrylittlegnome would get numerous stamps in her passport on just one visit to Europe. One time, when she landed at Basel / Mulhouse, she came back to America with stamps from France, Germany and Switzerland. … Continue reading

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An Authentic Bavarian Scene


Located about an hour south of Munich, Germany sits Bad Tolz.  Located on the River Isar, with a population of less than 20,000 people, and dating back to the year 1180, Bad Tolz is a picturesque Bavarian town. Once you pass under … Continue reading

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