As well as reading the history section of the Rough Guides for
We have both also thoroughly enjoyed the history and travel book ‘In Europe’ by Geert Mak, a journalist from the
The Wieshof campsite at St Johann im Pongau is another idyllic spot. While preparing our evening meal we have a view of pink tinged craggy mountains and farmers hay-making; later we eat watching Redstarts potter about the meadow above us and swallows flit around overhead. There is also plenty to keep us occupied in this area, with a cable car to take us up to the mountains and cycle ways in the valleys.