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... extremely colorful.
The weather was stunning, hot and clear and we decided to
spoil ourselves with a Pizza in the sun at one of the many restaurants.
And then back onto the train for the return trip to Sion and
our camp where we spent the late afternoon swimming in the local lake and
sucking on a few “frosties”.
Our first real “RELAXING DAY”.
... of the Matterhorn. This route took us via the town of Heremence
which is a typical Swiss mountain village with the usual pretty chalets and
After stopping for a quick meal and drink and noticing that
we were way ahead of the bus arrival we decided to change plan and walk back to
Sion instead of catching the bus. Well if yesterday’s walk was along “37 corner
path” this walk was along “no corner ...
Have you ever seen a movie on the big screen from Paramount Pictures? You know that jagged snow - covered mountain stabbing the blue sky behind? Well that is the Matterhorn, in the Swiss Alps, where we spent our day.
But let me back up some. So yesterday we took a bus from Zinal to Sierre and then hopped on a train that took us to Visp, where we boarded another train bound for the famous city of Zermott. On the second train Joe and ...
... their edges to look like the planks of wood were carved elliptical. The precinct was left open after closing for our group to allow the choir to sing for us in the chapel. Matthews’s documentary just gained a star scene as they gather under the old organ and sing songs like pan angelicas, and des profundis. The notes echo through the dense stone – these places were built for this music and many parents are in tears (happy ones)
Time to ...
... leash. Temperatures were falling quickly as I looked longingly at my arm warmers tied to my handle bars.... once again I don't have the skills to think about putting them on (I know I lost 20 seconds due to aero efficiency Lampros :) )
2:06..... I rounded a corner expecting yet another switchback and everything was done. Very unexpectedly it was all over. As a big smile crossed my face I took everything in. How many people do something like this? I may not be the fastest ...