Residence Chalet La Piana
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... village is so peaceful. Later we go down to see Gilberto's mother and brother so I can say goodbye to them. They are very lovely people and I have enjoyed spending time with them as well this visit. They have a Christmas present for me that I'm not allowed to open until Christmas so that when I do, I think of them! Off for pizza for dinner and then home to pack my ...
... After lunch we visit the other granddaughter who is at horse riding for the afternoon. Then it's off to the shops in Lugano. The only thing I wanted to see if we could find was the Brezel shop where Kerrie,Robert and I had the best lunch ever last year on the tour. Found it! Also found the fabulous chocolate shop and bought some delicious chocolates to (hopefully) bring home. A really long ...
Slow start to the day; a sleep in and late breakfast and then I have 3 days of blogs to catch up on! Gilberto is doing things around the house while I sit in the warm kitchen writing about our travels over the last 3 days. It was great to see so many wonderful places but it is good to be back in the village. This afternoon we head down to Pontegrande for the wifi so I can upload my ...
It's all too much for Clivio, sports bike wuss that he is. There is sunny weather in the distance and he heads off in that direction declaring he will take the fastest route and meet us later at our chosen destination.
Mick and I plod on. We plan to see Lake Como and take a ferry across.
We soon run into sunshine and begin to dry out. We stop for coffee in a tiny village on the ...
Six years ago I brought the BOSS for a short jaunt around Europe.
We stumbled across the Furka and Grimsel passes without knowing what to expect.
It totally blew me away !!
That day had such a profound effect upon me, I have desired (vowed) to return for six long years.
Today's weather was shaping up to be better than yesterday's so I set out up Furka pass with just the hint of fog in the air.