Travel Blogs from Rasun di Sotto
... conditions. I just could not stop laughing and soon after a while he saw the funny side too and was laughing. It was almost like some comedy show. He finally gave me a clap across my shoulder and said "You Mad, mad mad ma, go go" and on that note I was off down this icy road once again with a massive grin on my face!! I suppose I cannot disagree with what he was saying. True, you got to be mad riding a bike up here during this time of year and especially in these ...
... in Scotland it really feels freezing.
The first 20 or so miles along route 42 are nothing special but there were a few side roads heading up to passes etc and I was very tempted to head up a few of them and take a look but eager to see the Dolomites put a end to that.
Soon the bends begin and we start climbing upwards and it’s cooling down by the minute. Patches of snow start appearing at the sides of the road and before long the temp is down to 1 Celsius ...
Left padova train to Verona from there suppose to be a fast train to Bolzano, yes it broke down so were put on normal fast regional train, bugger, only ended up 30mins longer somehow normally 90 mins. From Venice we saw the mountains, on the way to Bolzano we were closer, on the way to castelrotto saw them again, snow on the ground as well, then cable car up to top took 15 mins and amazing all the way. They said it is ...
... pretty quiet, a few unlucky tourist like us looked for shade in the rain, luckily there where a few stores open, we also found a fancy store for baby cloth, 250€ for a coat!!!! Who would pay this amount for coat that will be good for a few months??? After a very "touristic"strudel in one of the open caffes we decided to buy some food in the mini market and to cook them in our very well equipped apartment. We bought ngucci, ravioli and souces....we are going to eat now!!! Good ...
... looked like they were taken from the sound of music. Wait, are we still in Italy?? Finally, we arrived at our next destination - Suisse allo schilar. This is a small place with a BIG cable car taking you up into the sky to see the alp de Suisse mountain tops. The way on the cable car takes 15 minutes and the views are breathtaking! We couldn't stop looking and taking photos as we got higher and higher... Aviv even got to eat in the cable car ride! When we got to the top, it ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed