Hotel Gasthof Gruner Baum
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... usual here in Italy its a nightmare for tourists to get fuel thanks to those
stupid machines with no instructions.
news was there in Bormio is a garage with a chap who serves you and so i made
sure i went there.
great little bike had now done 211 miles since its last fill up and only took
10.2ltr to fill. That is a staggering 93 miles/gallon, over 20km for every
litre!! Fantastic mileage to say the least.
On 9/26 we again deviated from our original plans in order to travel back Guarda to see the festivities involved in bringing the cows down to lower pastures for the winter. Before the parade we heard two men playing alpenhorns for the waiting crowd. Horses led the parade of decorated cows down through the main street of town. The cow who had ...
On 9/23 we we planned to hike from Ardez to Scuol but we were soon bogged down on a steep slope consisting of mud, cow pies and sheep & goat droppings; not a pleasant undertaking. When we got past that we were on snow that had fallen yesterday. We used the opportunity to walk through the snow to clean our boots. This worked until we stepped into cow pies hidden by the snow! The trail guide indicated that mountain restaurants were opportunities ...
... had a lot of sgraffito. The hike was fairly flat until until we we reached the base of the hill on which Guarda sat and then it was about 100 miles up the hill! On 9/23 we awoke to snow! We decide to forego the hike to Ardez and went there by train after walking around snow-covered Guarda. We spent a relaxing afternoon in Ardez which is a small village full of masterfully painted ...
... viewing spot (3,108m). Along the road are any points of interest including waterfalls, gorges, flora and fauna. We didn't take the gondola, instead hiked through rocky terrain as far as we could (to keep safe and because the afternoon was quickly passing). After a rest at the top, some snow ball fights and a few minutes to enjoy the 360deg views, we headed ...