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... yes walked , not a typo!!!) down the mountain for 8 kms, as Noel thought it a good idea!! The first km, was dodgy, melting slippery snow and mud, rocks and it was hot !!! I had also bought a cowbell at the shop at the top of the mountain, which wasn't such a good idea ,as I was schlepping down the mountain. But then, the terrain became grassy, snow patches galore with the track following a waterfall ,with beautiful flowers sprinkled everywhere - ...
... little town of Zermatt, including a visit to the Matterhorn museum, before jumping the train up to Gornegrat to take in the view of the mighty Matterhorn and the glacier. We headed back down the mountain and back to our hostel for a feed and an early night after a big weekend in ...
Today starts with getting Nick ready to go "on tour" and be delivered to the bus. He is given all the usual instructions one gives ones son when travelling with his own money/documents and so has the fear of God in him by the time he leaves but excited to have a catch up with his mates and do his own thing. The rest of us head for the train station and the Centovalli Train (the train trip of 100 bridges).
We have a scenic carriage with big windows as ...
... journey so far and I'm really looking forward to everything coming ahead.
So.... what does a normal couple do on their 10 year anniversary? This was the question running though my head all morning. The only answer I could come up with is who the hell would call Julie and I normal? And secondly.... why would we want to be? Early this year I planned a ride for today that would suit us on our special day. Today the plan is to tackle the 1800m 25km long climb of ...
... between the castle and the monastry. As a result that makes driving and parking pretty interesting.
I drove up the street and the park was free so I drove to the top and looped around to come back down. I pulled into the park and pulled the handbrake, but obviously not enough because the car lurched forward a little towards the stone wall which certainly gave everyone a fright. But it wasn't enough to hit it so everything was fine. We went inside ...
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