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Travel Blogs from Zermatt
sliding towards the edge of the cliff. Thank goodness for me the tyres finally
found their grip and all was once again under control.
then on I sat miles behind these trucks and really took my time.
there was roadwork's and we all got stopped at a set of temp traffic lights. I
pushed my way passed these three trucks and as I passed the 2nd truck there
under it was a huge pool of diesel. It was running away down the street. ...
... boxes and doing the daily check on my bike I headed south towards Wessen and up over the rather short Gotthard pass and onwards to the town of Andermatt.
Here at Andermatt I decided to fill the bikes petrol tank once again. Even though I still had loads of fuel left I did this for two reasons. One was because i was not sure about the road ahead and if there were many stations along the way but mainly I went in here because there is a manned garage and you know someone will ...
The trip down the other side of Lake Garda was nerve-racking. Many narrow tunnels where we seemed to be scraping the sides at times. Crazy drivers trying to pass in the tunnels. Out of the tunnels the scenery was fantastic but at times I was too nervous to enjoy it as it was gut clenching on the narrow road. Lucky I have a good driver who doesn't seem to get fazed out by the daily challenges he faces on the road. We hit the motor way as we decided that we'd put in a good leg ...
... the vans and drove to a train station where the vans were driven (with us inside) onto a car train ferry which travelled through a mountain to Tasch where we unloaded the vans, left them in a parking area and caught a train to Zermatt. Here a hotel porter stashed the bags into an electric car and we were able to walk to the hotel unencumbered to arrive at our incredible accommodation used by Captain's Choice Tours. The Chalet Hotel Shonegg is just beautiful. ...