Hallstattersee, Austria

Hallstattersee, Austria

Two weeks into our Alpine travels and we’d only spent money on one attraction – the boat ride in Konigssee. Everything else had been free to explore. Yup, free. Water must be our thing because our second attraction was renting a private, electric boat on Hallstattersee (Lake Hallstatt). The four of us took to the boat feeling very Gatsby – although it wasn’t lavish at all. But the feeling was quite real, putt-ing around on a European lake with our teal colored boat and teal + white striped awning, complete with wooden steering wheel and all. (more…)