Hotel Saint Nicolas
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... and stuff - can't remember exactly - that says it all doesn't it?) From Martigny, we were catching the Mont Blanc Express. There wasn't much at Martigny station - certainly no staff or an information desk. We found a timetable near a siding - there was construction work and we'd have to take a bus for about 28 minutes. That was okay - I'd suspected construction from someone's comments on Trip Adviser. Even though it ended up adding ...
... Bernardos. Now onto antipasto at via Bert and dinner in old Biella. A fantastic trip and superbly organised by Riccardo and Phil. It is a privilege for all of us to spend time in this untapped and unspoilt area of Piemonte. Everyone has been so welcoming to Squadra Vittino. We all look forward to 2016 or earlier ! Giro di Graglia ...
... Finding our hotel was another matter and took ages in the one way streets and the incompetence of our navigation.
We spend a quiet day - it is very cloudy on the top of Mont Blanc and we plan to wait until tomorrow for the visit.
... We arrived at the first lake and then encountered snow. The Squadra kept pushing on till it became obvious that only pierre, flinty, james and Steiners being the only ones who had hiking waterproof shoes could continue to the end. it took over 5.5 hours with stops but was fantastic. A late lunch followed by coffe at pont st martin and walk over roman bridge. back to graglia ...
Sunday June 1 and Monday June 2
Days 39 and 40
His take on the day:
The drive from Davos was quite long and a bit tiring for an old man!. We went South again, through the 6.6km long San Bernardino Tunnel, nearly down to Milan, cutting the edge of Lake Como, then finally back into the Italian Alps just 20km from France. The final hour was horrendous with ...
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- Free parking