Hotel Gran Baita
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... is an amazing system. It may
only be a small narrow gauge railway but the trains are in tiptop condition and
they run extremely smooth and quietly.
line really is scenic as it makes its way uphill to Zermatt but this was
nothing compared to the railway I was about to board at Zermatt.
the shuttle train and straight across the road to buy a ticket for the
Matterhorn Railway to the mighty Gornergrat.
railway is a ...
... boxes and doing the daily check on my bike I headed south towards Wessen and up over the rather short Gotthard pass and onwards to the town of Andermatt.
Here at Andermatt I decided to fill the bikes petrol tank once again. Even though I still had loads of fuel left I did this for two reasons. One was because i was not sure about the road ahead and if there were many stations along the way but mainly I went in here because there is a manned garage and you know someone will ...
... times. There are many ancient ruins in this tiny Roman town and we found most of them on our bikes. It was good to explore and surprisingly busy. I have been trying to post an ad on Gumtree to sell the beast for the last few days with much frustration as it won't post. I've finally found out that its from their end and they have technical issues so I've wasted a few hours writing the same advert out several times as there is no way to save it. Lucky I'm not on a tight ...
... you can see 29 four thousand metre high mountains laden with snow. The Cornier Glacier is the second longest ice stream of the Alps, and is almost right at your feet. And the views are just "awesomely fantastic". Because we all have fallen in love with the Matterhorn, we spent quite a lot of time photographing the mountain from every vantage point. Back down to Zermatt, a quick bite of lunch and we were once again on the move, this time to Klein Matterhorn ...
... person and everyone welcomes their travel companions in a touching way. The dinners you can tell are a hit as the voice levels of laughter and all talking at once, murmurs into the area where Sheri and I are eating and finalizing our plans for the next move.
We drive off today in very modern, new touring motor coaches. On either side, we pass sun lit pine forest mountain sides, with the top craggier before leading up to the snowcapped ...