Travel Blogs from Livigno
... got to have them in pairs.
- The country of Liechtenstein is so small that in 2007, Swiss troops accidentally invaded it after getting lost in a rainstorm.
- Our place has a fallout shelter (below), and if you don't have one they charge you a penalty tax. The country has enough of these shelters to accommodate 8.7 million people.
That's enough exercise for our brains today.
Who woulda thought? Germany beating Brasil 7 to 1. For my German friend Max's 11 second thought on the subject just click here
Departed Vienna early on the road to Switzerland to visit my cousin Roger and his partner Joe who have invited me to stay with them in the Alps for a few days. Their home is high in the mountains (1100 meters up) in ...
... It's has been a good group to travel with. 8 Australians, about 7 Canadians , 2 Malaysians and the rest from different areas of the US. Quite a few adult family groups travelling together. Everyone makes an effort to be on time which is great. The only annoying person is a fellow australian with a loud voice who thinks it funny to treat his Asian wife badly. So out of 41 people it's not too bad to ...
... one off bathroom. We had fresh snow on the surrounding mountains overnight from a storm. After a nice brekkie we did a walk parallel with the river on Via Milano to a little town called Premadio. We kept going and after walking up to 1280m then decended back to the main township. We decided to drive the Passo Gavia during a light snow fall on top of the pass at 2652m. During our stay we developed a real soft spot for this area and would love to return with our bike ...
... hotel and took a stroll around the old town. These towns and cities are all surrounded with snow capped mountains and are just lovely. DAY 17 THE BERNINA EXPRESS TO TIRANO, THEN TO LAKE COMO Another early start to the day to catch the Panorama train/ Bernina Express at 8.30am, another highlight to our trip, passing through 55 tunnels and over 196 bridges and viaducts to end just over the border In Italy. The landscape throughout the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services