Hotel Garni Thurwieser
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Dag 5: Lelijke berg, tijdritten en onweer Omdat het vandaag weer een warme dag gaat worden en de mooie klim de Gavia op het programma staan, vertrekken de eersten al vroeg. Helaas zijn dit niet de escargots. Die doen namelijk ook s 'ochtends rustig aan. Nee de epo mannen Dunning en de Gans rijden met gezwinde spoed richting de eerste col namelijk …
... hadn't seen this part of my family for 8.5 years! Their house is amazing too- and the view of the train and the mountains- wow! We had an amazing dinner of parmigiano aubergine made by Ilaria and then tried all sorts of cheeses and looked at photos from when they were last in NZ when I was 11 months old! Such lovely photos. Friday morning after a beautiful breakfast, Dario (my Great Uncle), picked us up and took us back to his house ...
... because of one of the ingredients in it. She said that the effect was similar to the effect of cannabis haha. After lunch we had apple sorbet which was so refreshing and it managed to wake me up a bit so that I had some energy to walk back down the hill. On the way home we stopped at a church in Italy where about 2000 years ago, a young boy called Mario was visited by The Virgin Mary and was asked to build a church for his town. Inside the church we saw ...
... so we had dogs on the train as well - very interesting. Someone was about to start smoking but no guesses as to who pointed out the "no smoking" sign so he put his smokes away (thank goodness). So another 2.5 hours and we were in Tirano. Checked in and had dinner of beef medallions (200gm steak) and mushrooms before our train ride to St Moritz tomorrow. Walking to dinner came across the most unlikely shop!! ...
... the magical Bernina Pass.
Just like the Preda Pass this pass is shared by road and railway but unlike the Preda Pass this pass is much more open with rivers and lakes all along the way.
Unlike most passes in the Alps this pass has a rather strange feel to it. It makes its way up into the mountains just like most but at one point one comes out into one massive open space which almost looks like a rocky beach. There are large stones everywhere. It is ...