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after about 20 minutes I arrived into the wonderful town of Tasch. Here I now
had to leave my bike and catch a train to Zermatt as Zermatt is a no vehicle
walked around Tasch for a while and it sure is prepared for visitors parking as
almost every street has a large car park.
I bought my return train ticket to Zermatt and boarded one of the shuttle
trains. This Matterhorn - Gotthard ...
... many sections of road that are literally right on the edge of a cliff. Seeing what the drop is like makes one a bit scared but yesterday in all that mist I never even knew I was on a cliff ;-)
As per usual I am stopping for photos all along the way and due to this I ride without gloves. As my bike is fitted with heated grips and handlebar muffs its generally not too cold without gloves but today by the time I got to Belvedere my hands were frozen and all i wanted was a nice ...
The trip down the other side of Lake Garda was nerve-racking. Many narrow tunnels where we seemed to be scraping the sides at times. Crazy drivers trying to pass in the tunnels. Out of the tunnels the scenery was fantastic but at times I was too nervous to enjoy it as it was gut clenching on the narrow road. Lucky I have a good driver who doesn't seem to get fazed out by the daily challenges he faces on the road. We hit the motor way as we decided that we'd put in a good leg ...
Tuesday, 29th. Another stunning day as we set out with Heidi and her son, Marvin to travel to the magic ake including a breathtaking gondola ride up to Kandersteg at altitude of 1700 metres. A 30 minute hike took us down to the mountain lake Oeschinen. After a light lunch we had a 30 minute walk back up to the Gondola station, where Heidi, Marvin and Greg tried out the luge track. Pretty exciting stuff! Down the gondola and after farewelling Heidi and Marvin we jumped ...
... us whenever we stopped. We had great views of the new cable car, being built on the Italian side, meeting up with the Aiguille de Midi. The new cabins will rotate 360 degrees, as you go up. For lunch we had tinned mackerel again, tabbouleh, cheese, and oranges. The lunch is always different. John has taken quite a shine to the Makerel. We stopped for drinks a couple of times, and ice creams at little bars along the track. The last leg up to our ...