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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Heated pool
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... ways. We decided to check out the gondola and go from there.
So we got in line. It was a pretty long line but at least went pretty quickly. We weren't actually sure if they would allow Riley on because they actually didn't recommend kids under 3 to go up that high. Ok bad mommy point we decided to try anyways considering he was 2.5 or almost that was close to three. If he was having any issue we would turn right around. It ...
... all the way to Mont Blanc on the Italian side and camp there by the town of Aosta. It was an expensive drive on the motorway that day but then the km go down fast and you get there quickly without spending 6 hours driving. We stopped for a coffee and ordered two lattes. Once out of the shop we realised that they had given us two cups of milk! No coffee! We added our own. On arrival at the campground I was still wearing t-shirt and shorts and the guy booking us in looked ...
... tons of equipment and explosives to the French Resistance in these hills.
Finally we head back to the campsite at Bourg. It is still blowing a gale but so far the rain has held off.
Time for food. We walk through the woods from the campsite, cross the fast flowing river on a a creaky footbridge, and emerge in the town.
We find a restaurant that is advertising Fish and ...
... had been planed creating tiny grooves that grab your front tyre and force you to follow them. Never again.
But it all gets better once we are back into France. The final high Col of the day is another monster, the Col de l'Iseran which tops out at 2,770m, So 13 metres higher than Stelvio. And it is better than Stelvio from a purely riding point of view, though the summit ...
... and this time ham) and coffee. In the Chamonix valley this dish was called "croute" but apparently this name changed over the border.
After a stop view the interesting geological formations called Les Pyramides, we arrived in Arolla about 4 p.m. and stopped in to the bar for a drink while a couple of vans moved away from the reception unloading area.
Dinner at the Grand Hotel and Kurhaus was a four course affair, and very delicious. ...