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... of Switzerland, Austria and Italy come together. The hike was shorter than originally planned, but after yesterday we were grateful for the nice weather and less strenuous walking. Vna where we spent the night is a small village of 60 residents. We haven't said much about the food and lodging in these blogs but we have been blessed with excellent food and the hotels have all been small, homey places with friendly management and comfortable ...
... does, but who knows what the menu is trying to tempt us with? Off again, therefore, in search of a country pub, as long as it isn't an Irish pub, of which we have seen several. At the top of the Fernpass there's a tourist rest stop (trap), with a super view, a tat shop, and a restaurant with English-subtitled menus. So it's mushroom schnitzel and chips for Sandra and pork medallions and spatzle for the driver. Onward ...
... viewing spot (3,108m). Along the road are any points of interest including waterfalls, gorges, flora and fauna. We didn't take the gondola, instead hiked through rocky terrain as far as we could (to keep safe and because the afternoon was quickly passing). After a rest at the top, some snow ball fights and a few minutes to enjoy the 360deg views, we headed ...
... some potted chilli plants. After strolling past thousands of flower beds, we located a 'forbidden garden' containing a number of poisonous plants. Odd artistic skulls were positioned to add that personal charm. Later on we found ourselves in some kind of plant underworld complete with a statue of Cerberus guarding the gates. The audio tour was completely in German but it seemed English was not on the menu so we gave it a shot. I came out probably stupider from the experience ...
We had a late start after a restless sleep (a few cars in and out of the car park through the night). We set out on a 55km ride. It started through the valley on a bike path, then headed up on the road to Piller. We stopped at the Fließ Naturparkhaus for ...
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