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its only when one looks carefully can you see tiny dots op people in the ice
encrusted walls of this mighty high mountain. Looking up at the peak there was
two tiny black dots in the snow which we all thought were rocks showing out.
Only when we saw them move did we realise they were tiny people. This of course
made us realise just how massive this peak really was.
Now shaking with cold I decided to get back indoors and head for the
restaurant for ...
... enough cheese to give it a lasagne texture: delicious!
The next morning, after being farewelled by the house dogs and cat, we were thrilled to see that the rain had cleared (at least for a few hours), so we could drive the Bernina Pass in sunshine. The view at the summit (2,328m) and along the way was worth all the hairpin bends.
At the end of the Bernina Pass drive, we had planned to stop in St.Moritz for coffee, however with all the jet ...
... this as we reached the bottom of the Arven run as both the Honegg and Eigernordwand chair lifts were not running; so we joined every one else on the Arven chair before heading up the Lauberhorn chair and running down the Wixi run. The loop was not possible but we enjoyed the Fallboden run so much in the morning that we headed up the Fallboden chair. The sun had started to come out by now, with the clouds being cleared by a strong wind. Out of the wind the ...
... spectacular ski scenes. We are not sure how even stunt persons managed them. A number of ski lifts still provide access for the winter sports crowd. But you certainly would not want to miss a turn.
We decided to make this half-day excursion when we woke up to another morning of clear skies, sunshine, and reasonable temperatures (in the valley this ...
... of reasons; she was turning her head back and forth so frequently to see all the beauty around her. Sometimes she feels carsick around me too! Teehee. They stopped off to do what all Europeans do; get some fresh bread and other stuff, sit outside and eat lunch. They made it all the way to the funiculaire (fancy word for a train that goes up the mountain) and Lisa was very soon watching vineyard after vineyard pass by as she made her way to the final ...