So where's the snow?

Muddling through in Austria, God and life, teaching and gardening plus the occasional cow

Faschings Parade

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The Austrian version of Mardi Gras, in Ramingstein, which took place on the 14th. Of course it has Pagan roots as do most of the Catholic Traditions, and there’s usually a bear of sorts somewhere!

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Lots of the local peeps were there and the sun shone. The fire brigade have built a new ski lift for Karner Alm which is a closed ski resort on the edge of the village.

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Even Hansi Hinterseer with his snow boots joined in- never seen him drink so much beer before though!

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There’s a plague of owls too.

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I wonder if the Trachtenmusikappelle will change its modus with the new leader….

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No more parties now until Easter, its Fastenzeit or Lent, and I’ve completely forgotten to give something up or do something new -oops!

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