Debbie (debmats) wrote,

  • Music:

July 24, 1983

* Vienna *

City tour. Whoop doop. Felt so burned out this morning. (French bread and jam for breakfast. Ho hum...)

We had lunch in a nice restaurant. German pancakes with plums on them, cream of asparagus soup (fanastic!), lemon iced tea and vanilla/chocolate ice cream.

Saw two palaces - Belvedere in the morning and Schönbrunn in the afternoon. After the castle tour, went to Georg's house for a party. Met his Mom, Dad and older brother, Konrad. Stayed for four hours. I loved the bamboo chair hanging under the apple tree. There are 3 houses with a common back yard - all family owned. Even had a beautiful pool.

Melissa had enough of Larry - she got half way into the yard and screamed! Everyone turned to look.

Trish, Melissa, Annie (quad) and I went up the street to a Chinese restaurant for dinner. Delicious. Had won ton soup, egg roll, chicken with pineapple, sweet and sour chicken, almond duck, and mushrooms with seasoned vegetables.

Afterwards, called home. It was so fantastic to hear everyone's voices!!!!

Went to Sharon's room and talked. Oh well, laundry day tomorrow!

  • Seeing two palaces/museums in one day? After you've been to more palaces and museums than you'd been to in the last 10 years? I didn't appreciate them as much as I should have
  • Rice!!!
  • It cost $25 American to call home direct for 3 minutes. I missed my Mom. =)
  • There were two Anns on the trip, my pal Ann or Annie, and Annie, who was one of a group of 4 friends who decided to take the trip together (hence the term "quad")
  • Sleep? Who needs sleep?
Tags: europe adventure

  • Stuff I've done this summer...

    This summer, I have done the following: Karen & I danced at Alameda's Obon Dim Sum at the Hong Kong Lounge with Thuy, Michael, Ariel, Thuy's…

  • Family Vacation 2016 - Part III

    Thursday, July 14th: Heat & humidity got me, so I ended up only running a bit over a mile, walking the rest. Met up with cousins Darrin, Satomi,…

  • Cancer Sucks

    Cancer has claimed yet another cousin. Rod passed away this morning at 2:24am from Stage 4 colon cancer. Damn. 08-24-16: San Jose Mercury News obit

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.