Travel Blogs from Riscone
... road was very tortuous. They measure the degrees in the turns and the smallest was 4 degrees which is a very tight turn while going up the mountainside. The motorcyclists here are crazy. I have renamed them "mosquitoes" since they bear down on the car, buzzing and then zip by and cut right in front of the car. Then of course there are the bicyclists who ...
There was a lot of apprehension today as we were entering uncharted waters beyond our comfort zone. Would our outfit make it up the hills, would we crash and burn on the downhill stretches (well it was obviously ok as I'm still alive to write this?)To go from Fussen to Garda there is the motorway OR the scenic route involving the Fern Pass, most of which is OK for caravans but one part ...
Monday May 19
His view of the day:
So here we are. After 4600km from Lille across much of Europe and seeing lots of good stuff, we arrived in Venice this afternoon. It was a long drive (again) today from Bolzano (where I still think the residents believe they are Austrian and not Italian), up through Cortina (which I thought was just an average Ford car model I had ...
... say they have moved over to a non existent shoulder where only the height of the snow acts as a barrier between you and toppling over the edge! We have also heard of drivers who have done the pass and have been reduced to tears from fear of going over the edge when faced with oncoming traffic. While it would be quite an experience we figure it is an experience that we can do without! Brunico is obviously a resort type of town, both ...
What a breathtakingly beautiful place - the Dolomites! It is little wonder it has been classed as a UNESCO World heritage area. Every turn is a "OMG" reaction. We arrived in the Dolomites on Thursday from Milan planning on making our way through to Cortina only to be stopped at the pass - literally! On arriving at St Christina we were unable to proceed further - the road through had been closed due to avalanche conditions. At first we were disappointed however it turned out really ...
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