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We woke early in Zermatt to check out, take in one last look around the beautiful little town and jump about the famous Glacier Express train along UNESCO heritage railways to our final destination of St Moritz. Along the way there was endless picturesque scenery from snow capped mountains to summer green fields and typically Swiss towns all along the route. We arrived in St Moritz late in the afternoon and settled into our hostel for another relaxing ...
Sleep in to 7-7.30 am. And clear blue skies. Bonus. Actually St Moritz has 326 days of sunshine a year & this is one of those days. After breakfast a leisurely stroll around the lake & street with a morning tea stop at the canoe club. Sun shinning but clouds appearing more now but sitting in sunshine sipping coffee with a view of the snow capped peaks is really hard to take. Ha!!! We left at 1200 ...
... a few times now that three cars are side by side on a road really designed for two, but it doesn't stop 'em! Few roads through villages and towns have much of a shoulder, and in some cases houses butt onto the road. As in, they open their front door and step literally onto the road! In those areas there is no centre line marked, but the outside line is about 30 cm from the building. Not much margin for error, and we see oodles of cars with some panel or mirror damage. It's ...
Day 16: Amazing, Stephanie is going to take us for a hike today. From Bivio to Maloja via the Septimer Pass, apparently a long hard hike, I'm impressed with my daughter. So off we go, first a bus to Bivio and then again up, up, up and up. At last we are at the top and once again it’s all worthwhile. Lakes and a view to make you come back again.
And so our trail ended and some of the things we learned were:
Day 15: Having spent the previous day "Relaxing" on our bicycles we set off for a “Gentle” hike from Silvaplana to Murtel and back via the Hannesee and Leigh Marsh. Boots on, gentle stroll, until we hit the hill. Up, up, up until the top ...