So where's the snow?

Muddling through life from Austria to Wales; God, life and a small black dog

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!


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.


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


There’s a plague of owls too.


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


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

Author: annarashbrook

English Ex-pat living in Austria, Christian, blogger (of course) writer, photographer, dog owner!

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