Travel Blogs from Limone sul Garda
Our last day in Trento, went out in the morning for a ride to stretch the legs after yesterday. I found a fantastic bike path which runs next to the Adige River so followed that for little while. Had to stop on the way back to let a herd of sheep, goats and donkeys pass which is something you don't see back home.
I finished off by climbing up a large rocky outcrop which overlooks Trento called Doss Trento. The gradient was 15% + but only fairly short. Up ...
We visited Sirmione castle on the 21st September - the most significant example of the defensive structures on Lake Garda. We climbed up some stairs and soon we were able to see all of the city. This was the first time in my life that I had been in a proper castle. It was amazing to walk the ramparts, see the arrow slits and climb the tower.
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Race day and as to be expected was up there with 3-Peaks as the hardest ride I've done.
The pace was on from the start averaging about 40kmph to the foot of the first climb.
The race split up on the first climb with smaller groups forming all the way up to the summit. I'm not normally the best descender but the previous recon helped and I made up a heap of time however there was a fair amount of carnage on the descent - saw about 10 guys that had come down ...
... Switzerland... Just before I end this blog... It's our beautiful daughter Nicki's 30th birthday tomorrow, and obviously we can't be there to share it with her, but we both want to wish her a fantastic birthday and tell her that we love her so ...
Went out this morning to scope out climb #2, headed south towards Rovoreto which is about 15km south of Trento. The climb is over 750m in elevation from top to bottom but no really steep sections, so spun up it in an easy gear so as not to tax the legs too much before tomorrow. Passed through a little village called Castellano before hitting the descent - superfast with some 80kmph sections without even pushing it.
Had a rest during the ...
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It's really nice place !
View from my room was just amazing !
Clean .Only was a bit hot in the room and we could not set up air con .
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