Hotel Argento

Address: Sestriere, Piedmont, 10058, Italy | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located in Sestriere, is near Pragelato and Via Vialattea.
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Travel Blogs from Sestriere

Lake Garda, Italy

A travel blog entry by david.seldon on Jul 08, 2015

1 comment, 8 photos

... 17px; line-height: normal;">Fortunately, most locals obviously have more sense than us, because we, fortunately, did not meet a single car coming the other way in over 100km...
As a matter of fact, Treas and I have just had a debrief over this very situation, and discussed the pros and cons of this type of road vs the alternative of rubbing shoulders at 100+ kph with an endless ...

Briançon to Risoul

A travel blog entry by chrisdace on Jun 18, 2015

15 photos

... pines and mélèze, the heat and the scent from the pines reminded us of Lacanau. The road surface is excellent for most of the ascent, and there is a marked cycle lane on the right hand side of the road. It doesn't get much better than that!

From the elevation profile we were expecting a constant climb, but after a few kilometres the road levels and there is a slight descent before climbing again, offering some respite for the legs.

After the terrible weather on ...

Rest day!

A travel blog entry by chrisdace on Jun 17, 2015

7 photos

... shades.

We walked down to the modern part of the town to the L'Eclerc, to buy provisions for our stay as we found ourselves in a self-catering apartment. Who can resist a French supermarket? This one had a good selection of bike spares too. We bought porridge for breakfast, some tea and a few other treats to keep us going.

There was a small market in the centre of town (Wednesday) where we bought some home made lasagne for supper. Other ...

Aussois to Briançon

A travel blog entry by chrisdace on Jun 16, 2015

10 photos

... I soon regretted as we got stuck into the next climb; the Col du Galibier, an 18 km climb from Valloire. There is some respite after a bit of climbing to get out of Valloire. The road levels off for a while, or maybe it's just 4% instead of 8%?

We soon reached the 'lunar landscape' mentioned in the guide book. What we didn't expect to see were the marmots sunning themselves on the road ahead!

We decided on a strategy of frequent stops to drink and snack. ...

Val D'Isere to Aussois

A travel blog entry by chrisdace on Jun 15, 2015

15 photos

Garmin says...

Distance: 68 km
Ascent: 1358 m
Descent: 1666 m
We took: 5h 33m

Stoker quote of the day: "DO WE HAVE TO CYCLE THIS CLOSE TO THE EDGE!?"


Leaving Val D'Isere this morning we realised how fortunate we had been to do the D902 ascent to the village the day before, on a Sunday. There is a lot of construction going on in the village itself and there must be a lot of traffic, including heavy ...