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... extremely colorful.
The weather was stunning, hot and clear and we decided to
spoil ourselves with a Pizza in the sun at one of the many restaurants.
And then back onto the train for the return trip to Sion and
our camp where we spent the late afternoon swimming in the local lake and
sucking on a few “frosties”.
Our first real “RELAXING DAY”.
... 8220;flows” and left
a band of debris standing which subsequently eroded to leave the formation that
is seen today. One of the most remarkably things about the Pyramids are the
giant rocks balanced precariously on top of the pillars.
From here we planned to walk around the mountain to the town
of Veyzonnaz where we would catch a bus back to Sion, as in a relaxing day. So
off we set, the route proved to be very steep up and very scenic with an
... of the mountain reflected in a small lake called the Rifflesee. At first glimpse the Matterhorn was impressive but largely shrouded in clouds; but the surrounding snow-capped ranges around it were far more appealing and magnificent. They were so picture perfect with the contrasting green of the hillsides in the foreground. Once sated with those views we walked the short way down to the Rifflesee and waited for the clouds to move away from the top ...
Today was a rainy day in Zinal, a tiny ski town here in the Alps and almost to the Matterhorn. We hiked to the top of the Col de Sorbois and were able to intermittently see the glacier blue Lac de Moiry but we never got to see the grand ...
... cameras and binoculars and headed up to a nearby park to look for birds and butterflies. Walking without our packs was so nice! We strolled along with our sandals on, enjoying the glorious morning and especially, the lovely blue sky and spectacular mountains. We wound up back at a spot we'd been to the previous day-- where the picture of the mountains and fireweed could have been better with a blue sky. When we got there the new photo was ...