- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... did a fair bit of clambering to get towards the area we were heading for, where we took a rest stop while Erin set out to make measurements of rock surfaces.
Once we started off again we soon came to Plan da la Gesa (2400m) another flatter area where we saw and heard mammuts. We spotted a clear path going up that matched the map so we followed it. Thankfully it was much easier to walk on and we made good progress to the pass. We had ascended to ...
A morning shower (cos we could!) and straight back to the police station in Sondrio to sort out Lis' working holiday visa. It took a while, but she got it! Great success! We headed back towards Bormio and stopped at Tirano. After a quick lunch we went for a cruise on the bikes. It's warm today! We rode past many apple orchards (we may have taken a couple; for quality control purposes, of course!), vineyards, fig and nectarine trees, and up some very steep roads! ...
... of people out hiking and cycling (mainly mtb) enjoying the sunshine. We stopped at the supermarket to grab some food for dinner, enjoyed a shower (2 days in a row!!!), did some washing and had dinner. After dinner we cruised a couple of km down the road to a cute little town amongst the ...
... pleased our car is small. There are also hundreds on push bikes as well as the odd lorry, one of which was having trouble negotiating some of the hairpin bends. They were so sharp he was having to take two bites at some which really held up those behind. What with overtaking bikes and umpteen motor bikes roaring past it was a very busy stretch of road. There were 49 numbered hairpin bends on the way up the northern side. The views are spectacular and at the top there were ...
... the local specialty pasta to start and then the most amazing beef and prosciutto wrapped on a big wooden stick. Also a local specialty. It was amazing!!!! Best dinner of the trip!! We finished with tiramisu and creme caramel, then rolled ourselves back to the van!! A lovely day, delicious dinner and great to have some ...