Hotel Alpen Ruitor
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Another reluctant departure from Opatja but one must move on. The weather forecast was for "possible rain showers" What's new? Back on the motorways for some serious riding. The first part to Brescia,where I stayed overnight, was a 400 km run. A 400 km run? What the big deal you might say? Well, let me explain! Imagine yourself on a motorbike riding between the Gold Coast and Brisbane on a Friday ...
... breathtaking views we had seen on the entire hike.
Barbara was excited to finally be in Italy. But she never dreamed she would walk to Italy! The downhill to Refugio Elisabetta was pretty easy and through yet another gorgeous valley. We arrived mid-afternoon. The name of the place made me think of my mother a bit. Wish she was here.
We took advantage of the time ...
... tall Dutch guys (neither could stretch out in the bunk beds), an uncle and his nephew. The uncle was 72 and had just hiked from Amsterdam to Istanbul and had written a book about his adventures. We noted his email and plan to write him after the trip.
Before starting this trip we imagined that most of the other hikers would be very young and that we would stand out as the senior citizens on the trail. Actually though, there are lots of people, our age, ...
... for a picnic and pictures at the pass. Our lunch was packed for us the night before: ham and cheese sandwich, apple, hard boiled egg, wedge of cheese and a candy bar.
At one point, about 10,000 feet elevation, on a very steep, rocky section of trail that we had trouble negotiating, we,saw a small group of hikers. One of them was totally blind, with a guide dog carefully leading her up the trail and a ...
... This is a blessing in disguise, since we have some time to rest our legs.
The hotel was ok, but in need of facelift. Dinner was mediocre - Polenta dish and alphabet soup (!) Met three guys from Scotland and talked about the upcomng vote for Scottish independence. Strolled around a very interesting outdoor art gallery.