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Travel Blogs from Alpe di Siusi
... 8221; towards Bolzano, but clouds are lowering and the weather looks threatening. As usual, we have dawdled along the route, so are behind schedule.
Crossing over the Falzarego Pass, the sky opens up and we are pelted by hail. It gets so heavy that we are nervous that the hailstones will dent the roof of the car.
We decide to stop at Arabba for lunch, hoping the weather will clear. The first restaurant we stop at is already closed (even restaurants close for ...
... biglietti, remember?), we find we are stuck in a traffic jam. There’s no way out and we move forward inch by inch. Looking to the right we find traffic on the old highway zipping past. When we finally arrive at the next exit we vote if we should stay on the motorway, or take the old SS12. By one vote we decide to exit. A fortunate decision, as we see the queue go on and on all the way to Trento.
We have lost a lot of time in the traffic, and its now ...
... Maria ! It seems we have arrived in town at the start of a festival which means restaurants are very busy but we were lucky enough to see a free band concert in a square last night which was our second free concert in Italy so far. More walks today, lower level through woods, by a couple of lakes and even took in a waterfall ! All very beautiful and quiet accompanied by the odd sound of distant cuckoos and church bells. ...
Today's tour was to Bolzano, close to the Austrian border. We arrived there late in the morning, stopping for a quick espresso at a truck stop - it's hard to get used to doing things the Italian Way when you have to pay for what you want first, then go and join the queue to get served! So simply getting a coffee takes quite a while, especially when the Italians are prone to barging in front of anyone! Bolzano is nestled in ...
... The owner explained that someone (him) had neglected to log it into the computer after we had paid this morning...in cash....with no receipt....anyone get my drift...?
But not to worry - we had to set-up again any way, so it didn't really worry us.
Have been poring over maps tonight to try to work out where we go tomorrow.... Treas is trying to wrangle some cultural things into the schedule, but their timing isn't being ...