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... and my hiking boots!
Tuesday morning we drove to the Val da Camp (in the Bernina Pass). We parked the car and hiked in to Lungacqua Sac. Saoseo Refugio for the night. (Shane and I drove this road 7 years ago in rain so intense it was like driving on a river. The walking path we took to the lake actually begins next to the restaurant where we stopped for a rest! We had no idea of the beauty we missed.)
A refugio is a mountain hotel. You book a ...
Quick entry to reflect a lunch stop in Liechtenstein. This tiny country is most famous for selling postage stamps, and the fact that almost every European tour operator includes a few minutes here so they can boast of another country visited. Now that I think about it, maybe that 's what we did :-)
... misjudged the depth and strength of the waterfall (which I was photographing!) and fell in and couldn’t get out. Watching her trying to scramble up the sides of wet, slippery vertical rocks was terrible but she’s a determined so and so and kept going until she was close enough for me to be able to grab her collar! She was absolutely none the worse for her experience but I was so full of adrenaline for the next hour, I felt really sick! It was ...
... with their bells clanging as they grazed, there were apfel (apple) and pears trees and vineyards covered with plump and juicy deep plum coloured berries. Driving through the very narrow streets of Maienfeld town, high up in the coach, allowed us to see over high walls and be amazed at the dreamy and spectacular views. With the sun setting on the grape vines, this tiny magical town beckoned us to return. Running late, as we have done all day due to the same passengers ...
... 8221; – grey mountain cheese/fish soup for
starters and trout in almonds/spicy crust for main
Friday 29 August
Stayed around the campsite throughout the morning reading
a good book. A short local walk in the afternoon but managed to catch a bus
that took us right back to our start point rather than taking us further up the
valley side. Gave up in disgust, had a cup of tea and carried on with the good